Emma Martin Interns at AAG for Summer Semester

Emma Martin is a senior at James Madison University earning a B.S. in Geographic Science with a concentration in Environmental Conservation, Sustainability and Development and a minor in Spanish. As an honors program student she is currently working on a senior thesis in the field of geography. She is also a member of Gamma Theta Upsilon and Phi Beta Kappa. After graduation, Emma aims to focus her career on biogeography, biodiversity and sustainability by pursuing a master’s degree before working for a government or non-profit organization.

Throughout her summer at the AAG, Emma has been developing an interactive map application for the Guide to Geography Programs in the Americas using ArcGIS Online. She also helps out with a number of other AAG projects, such as the GeoMentors program.

In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors. You can often find her either eBirding or geocaching!