Lexie Gardner

Lexie Gardner

Lexie Gardner is a junior from Telluride, Colorado double majoring in Environmental Engineering and Earth and Planetary Sciences. Growing up in a mountain community, the outdoors have always been a central part of Lexie’s life and have fostered her interests in climate change solutions and their intersection with social issues. Outside of classes, Lexie is a college advisor with Matriculate, a member of GREEN, and an undergraduate researcher in the Gentner Lab, where her research focuses on finding the source of high levels of volatile organic compound emissions from the Athabasca Oil Sands Region in Canada. In her free time, Lexie enjoys exploring New Haven’s many parks and coffee shops.