NOAA RESTORE Science Program
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: 2017
Ms. Frometa earned an M.S. in marine biology from the College of Charleston and a B.S. in biology from the University of Florida. Prior to her fellowship, she worked as a biologist at NOAAis Deep Coral Ecology Laboratory examining the health of deep sea coral ecosystems in the Gulf of Mexico. As part of this work, she assisted in the damage assessment following theDeepwater Horizonoil spill.