Becca Rooney portrait

Becca Rooney

Title: ORISE Fellow
Region(s): All regions

Becca works closely with the USDA Climate Hubs in the Northern Forests and Midwest regions, and the Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science to update regional ecosystem vulnerability assessments in the Midwest and Northeastern US.

Becca received her master’s at the University of Minnesota in Duluth, where she studied plant physiology and senescence, and a bachelor’s at Michigan Technological University in applied ecology and environmental science. Outside of work, she can be found reading, listening to classical and jazz records, or spending time out in nature.