Emily earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Marine Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Nicholls State University in 2020. As a BTNEP Water Quality Scientist, she collects field data and water quality grab samples for laboratory analysis, inputs/analyzes water quality data, and works to restore the Bayou Folse and Bayou Lafourche watersheds. Emily also conducts educational outreach events to schools, festivals, and the general public about water quality. Emily has also worked as a Chemical Laboratory Technician. Emily grew up in the estuary so it is an honor for her to aid in the preservation and restoration of our estuary.