Tanya is a research technician working with Ken Johnson and his lab. Tanya will be primarily involved in managing the processing of SOCCOM (Southern Ocean Carbon and Climate Observation and Modeling Program) profiling float data. Tanya comes to MBARI, most recently as an Oceanographer at the Naval Research Laboratory in Monterey. Prior to NRL, Tanya was a Scientific Programmer with a consulting firm, Devin, Inc. (worked at NRL). Tanya’s work experience also includes several years at Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. She holds a Master’s degree in Marine Science (Physical Oceanography) from California State University Monterey Bay.