Vincent J. O'Leary
Vincent is an environmental science major at Drexel University and is pursuing two minors in geoscience and mathematics. Growing up in Wheeling, WV, he participated in science fair research and now advocates for improving K-12 STEM education as a Lindy Community Scholar and volunteer in the school district of Philadelphia. Beyond his research, Vincent helped create two student organizations devoted to natural science and geology, was vice president of the Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity, and currently is involved in the national DataRefuge Project to preserve and promote federal data. After Drexel, Vincent plans to continue studying environmental science and integrate his research into policies that protect the environment.