BS in Marine Science, MS in Environmental Health Sciences (University of South Carolina, Columbia). Worked on various research grants while employed at University of South Carolina (January 2001 to February 2004, January 2005 to June 2008) and Wood Hole Oceanographic Institution (February 2004 to September). Research Associate (June 2008 to January 2015) with Algenol Biofuels. Environmental Specialist II with Florida Department of Health sanitary nuisance investigations and septic compliance (April 2015 to August 2017). Currently employed as Environmental Compliance Manager with The Hertz Corporation in Estero, FL (August 2018 to present).