Gina Kissee serves as Pontchartrain Conservancy's Education Assistant. She graduated from the University of New Orleans, where she earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences with a minor in Chemistry. Having grown up in and around New Orleans, Gina was inspired to serve at Pontchartrain Conservancy in order to learn how best to contribute to her home community as an environmental educator and advocate. After completing her service term, Gina plans to continue working in New Orleans to help make environmental science and science exploration as accessible as possible.