Kathy Dooley is a graduate assistant with the Global Water Initiative, where she researches the ecosystem services of groundwater dependent ecosystems in California. She has a B.A. from Carleton College in Environmental Studies with a focus on GIS and remote sensing. Outside of IonE, Kathy writes grants and develops education curriculum for Destination SPACE (Satellite Program for Aerospace-Centered Education). She enjoys hiking, cooking, running, and solving puzzles.