Ms. Roche received her B.S. in Biology: Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior from the University of Texas at Austin in May 2014. She interned at Galveston Bay Foundation where she gained experience in wetland preservation, and also planned the organization’s events. She is enrolled in the Environmental Analysis and Decision Making track of Rice’s Professional Science Master’s program with a focus on Management and Policy. Lindsey secured internships with Houston Wilderness and the SSPEED Center under Dr. Jim Blackburn at Rice University.