Alger joins VHB as Environmental Scientist/Pollinator Specialist
Samantha Alger joins VHB’s Natural Sciences team in the South Burlington, Vermont office as an Environmental Scientist/Pollinator Specialist. She brings an in-depth understanding of applied ecological science, with the bulk of her work focused on improving the health of both managed and wild bees through research, education, and outreach. Samantha received her PhD from the University of Vermont where she was awarded both a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship and a Switzer Environmental Fellowship. At VHB, Samantha will use her extensive background in pollinator ecology to bring new insight and added value to clients throughout our footprint.
“We are thrilled to have Samantha join our growing Natural Sciences team! Her diverse skillset, impressive research background, and enthusiasm for sharing knowledge make her a unique addition capable of supporting all of our offices. Samantha is a natural collaborator and her strong relationships with regulatory agencies and academic institutions will ensure that VHB is best positioned to both serve our clients and promote environmental stewardship.” — Brad Ketterling, Director of Environmental Services-Vermont