Danielle is pursuing her master’s degree in environmental science at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a focus on chemistry and toxicology. She graduated from Webster University with a bachelor degree in education and a minor in biology, chemistry, and general science. She has worked previously as a middle school and high school teacher throughout the St. Louis community. Her main goal is to help inspire the next generation to become stewards of the environment while giving them tools to become better learners and citizens. Danielle is working on the Environmental Health Investigators and Y-CITYSCI programs helping with curriculum development and student programming.