Karina is a crew-member of the Indiana Clean Lakes Program. In addition to performing field and laboratory analyses, she also does phytoplankton taxonomy identification and enumeration, and is the field logistics coordinator for all field sampling for the CLP. Karina received her B.S. in both Environmental Science and Spanish from Indiana University in 2015 and is currently pursuing her M.P.A. and M.S.E.S. in Applied Ecology from Indiana University with an expected graduation date of December 2017. In her free time, she volunteers with the Wonderlab Children’s museum as a visitor services assistant. Karina enjoys hiking, reading and regularly visiting the many great coffee shops Bloomington has to offer.