Keegan A. Kessler
Keegan is a geography and Japanese double major at Colgate University who is passionate about science communication and inclusion. They completed research with NASA DEVELOP that aimed to create a framework for integrating community-based discussion and environmental justice in geospatial disaster research. Growing up on Kaua’i where climate change impacts are imminent, Keegan hopes to use the values learned as a Native Hawaiian to inspire their future work in human-environmental research. In their free time, Keegan captains the club volleyball team, hosts a radio show, and enjoys the outdoors.