Emily Lenhardt obtained a B.S. in Meteorology and B.A. in Mathematics from the University of Oklahoma in May 2019. In 2017 she was selected to be a NOAA Hollings Scholar and spent Summer 2018 as an intern in the NWS Office of Communication in Silver Spring, MD. She is currently pursuing an M.S. in Meteorology within the (CL)2EAR group. Her research interests include cloud-aerosol interactions and CCN retrievals, as well as risk communication and science education.