What is your current Job Title or Role?
Marine Litter Scientist
What advice would you have for young women who are interested in a STEM career or job?
Follow your passion and do not be held back by any hurdles.
How did you get to where you are today?
I followed the academic tree to a PhD and now I am working as a postdoc.
What do you do on a daily basis in your work?
Lots of lab work and field work at the moment! My research is looking at the sources of plastic in the marine environment.
Who or what inspired you to get into STEM?
My Mum - she always told me to follow my passion.
What do you enjoy most about your role?
Investigating the unknown and gaining answers that can make a positive change.
What do you like to do outside work?
I'm an Officer in the Royal Navy Reserves and I also surf.