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Lauren Padilla, Ph.D Senior Environmental Modeler


Lauren specializes in programming and application of environmental models, spatial and statistical analysis, and database and web-based model development in the fields of agriculture, water quality, and climate resilience. She serves as technical lead and project manager on a broad range of modeling projects related to endangered species exposure, pesticide spray drift and volatilization, groundwater leaching, urban hydrology, and drinking water vulnerability. Prior to joining Stone, Lauren completed her interdisciplinary Ph.D. at Princeton University in the Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department co-advised in the Program in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences.