Johanna Fornberg is pursuing a Ph.D. in Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology at UCSB. Her current thesis work focuses on the dynamics of pests and insects in agroecosystems. Prior to moving to Santa Barbara, Johanna worked for several NGOs on projects ranging from public and environmental health to biodiversity research and protection, and in the corporate world implementing sustainable waste management. She holds an M.S. in Conservation Ecology from the University of Michigan, and a B.S. in Environmental Science & Policy from the University of South Florida.