Rebecca supports the full life cycle of grant development and management for the Science Program's special projects.
Prior to joining the foundation, Rebecca worked at the Lawrence Livermore National Lab researching plant-microbe dynamics in potential biofuel crops. During her time as a student, she conducted independent research on coral reproduction and thermal tolerance. She also served as an editor for a mental health publication and performed in student music groups.
Rebecca received her B.S. in environmental studies from Yale University, with a concentration in conservation and biodiversity.