Kenan Fellow Kathleen Janes and her mentor Kelly Witter arranged two separate field trips… more>>
May 9th, 2017 by Amneris Solano
Kelly Witter, an Environmental Engineer, has worked in EPA’s Office of Research and Development in Research Triangle Park, NC since 1987. As the Director of EPA-RTP’s Community Engagement and STEM Education Program, she collaborates with schools and the community to develop and implement educational outreach programs, particularly in minority and low-income K-12 schools. During her career at EPA, Witter has also conducted research on indoor air quality in schools and on human exposure to pollutants. Previously, she worked as a Field Engineer for Inter-Mountain Engineering in Avon, CO. She holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, a Masters of Science from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Duke University in Clay Liners for Hazardous Waste Landfills, and a Bachelors of Science in Geology and Math from Duke University. She is an NC Certified Environmental Educator.