Dr. Tammy Newcomer-Johnson loves exploring and understanding how humans can live sustainably with the environment. Tammy has a B.S. in Environmental Science and a Ph.D. in Marine Estuarine Environmental Science from University of Maryland. Tammy has published a dozen peer-reviewed journal articles on topics such as the environment in cities, nutrient pollution, and stream restoration. Tammy’s research has been funded by National Science Foundation, NOAA Sea Grant, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). She currently works as an Ecologist with EPA’s Office of Research and Development in Cincinnati, Ohio. For fun, Tammy enjoys traveling, snorkeling, and hiking with her dog Winston.