Daphne works as a Laboratory Technician in the Coastal Conservation and Restoration lab at HRI. Here she assists in the field and lab with a variety of projects involving oyster reef ecology along the Texas coast. She received her B.S. in Biology with a marine concentration from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi in 2022. Daphne plans to start graduate school at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Fall 2023 to continue research and pursuing marine conservation efforts.
She is from New Braunfels, Texas. In her free time, she loves being outdoors, cooking, swimming, and traveling.