Eileen O’Connor was the Fall 2021 Americorps service-member through the Teton Science Schools. She worked with NRCC Research Associates to update the Projects webpage and helped run the social media platforms. Eileen is interested in environmental stewardship, sustainable development and the relationships between the environment and people, especially how communities are impacted by climate change. Eileen graduated from the University of Vermont with a degree in Environmental Studies concentrating in conservation and ecology. Eileen previously served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Cambodia. In her free time, Eileen enjoys hiking, reading, baking, and backpacking with her friends and family.