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Ice Covered Hills

WELCOME, I'M

Noemma Olagaray

Carbon Sequestration Researcher. Geochemist. Adventurer.

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Noemma Olagaray

BS in Earth Sciences

University of California, 

Santa Barbara

(209)-331-3823

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About

About

MY BACKGROUND

With a passion for nature, science, and all things outdoors, I have both the skill set, real-world experience and professional background necessary to dive deep into the climate researching world. As an analytical, self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills, I envision an exciting future in the industry. Browse my site to see everything that I have to offer.

Education & Experience

Education

WHAT I’VE LEARNED

2021 - 2022

Researcher - Weldeab Paleoclimate and Stable Isotope Lab

University of California, Santa Barbara

Honors Senior Thesis in Geochemistry and Paleoclimate: Establishing foraminiferal sodium as a proxy

for runoff-induced sea surface salinity changes.

Advising Professor: Dr. Syee Weldeab

2018 - 2022

University of California Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA

Class of 2022

Bachelor of Science; Earth Science, Climate and Environment emphasis

GPA: 3.6/4.0

Awarded an Honors Senior Thesis opportunity in May 2021.

2014 - 2018

Lodi High School

Lodi, CA

Experience

WHERE I’VE WORKED

May 2023 - Present

Post-baccalaureate Research Associate - Yale Center for Natural Carbon Capture

November 2022 - April 2023

Tasting Room Associate - Au Bon Climat

June 2021 - November 2022

Assistant General Manager - Pali Wine Company

March 2020 - June 2020

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant - Intro to Geology course at University of California, Santa Barbara
Head Professor: Dr. Zachary Eilon

September 2020 - February 2021

Sales Associate - Recreational Equipment Inc.

April 2020 - October 2020

Spaletta Law P.C. - Water Law Intern

September 2019 - February 2020

Associate - Apple Inc. 

September 2018 - December 2018

Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration - Intern

December 2016 - November 2017

Vineyard Lessee and Manager - Agriculture Business Management Experience

Skills & Aptitudes

WHAT I BRING TO THE TABLE

Experimental Design

Data Analysis

Grant Writing

Knowledge of Carbon Markets

ArcGIS & QGIS

Web Dev Coding HTML, CSS, JS

Artistic and Organizational Aptitudes

Convergent and Critical Thinker

Quick Learner

Skills & Languages
Awards & Interests

Awards

WHERE I SHINE

Distinction in the Major - Department of Earth Science, UCSB

Outstanding Academic Achievement - Department of Earth Science, UCSB

Interests

OUT OF OFFICE

Backpacking

Yoga

Adventuring

Hiking

Cycling

Painting

Surfing

Crafting

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