The National Academies of Sciences – Gulf Research Program (NAS – GRP)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2015
Ms. Gomez studied marine ecology as an undergraduate, spending time in different laboratories on the East Coast and graduating from Brown University with a B.S. in biology. Subsequently, she spent two years working in an environmental consulting firm, where she gained broad experience in the field working with multiple clients and agencies. Ms. Gomez received her M.S. in marine science at Stony Brook University, where she used a model to understand impacts of oyster restoration on fish communities.