Led by Charley Driscoll, EMPOWER is a team of over 50 people, including the leadership team, affiliated faculty, staff, graduate students, and external advisors. Browse our full directory below, which includes the leadership team and our graduate student trainees, or check out the information about our affiliated faculty and external advisors.
Eliza HurstMS, Earth Sciences
Eliza Hurst is a Master’s student in the Department of Earth Sciences working under Dr. Christa Kelleher on urban stream hydrology. She received her B.S. in Geology from Western Carolina University in 2018, then served in AmeriCorps as the Education Outreach Coordinator at a small nature center in Western North Carolina. She is interested in a career in science outreach and communicating science to the general public.