Emily Yeager

Website Manager and Content Coordinator

Growing up in Massachusetts, Emily fostered a love for the ocean at a young age.  She received her BA in Biology and Environmental Studies from Wellesley College and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Marine Conservation at the University of Miami RSMAS.  Emily has a background in scientific research and spent her undergraduate career studying Prochlorococcus and the role of extracellular vesicles in nutrient cycling in the marine microbiome.  Outside of the laboratory and classroom, Emily is an avid diver, outdoor explorer, and writer.  Emily hopes to combine her passion for nature exploration and education with science and outreach to help create innovative and meaningful change.