Annika is a Ph.D. Candidate at Georgia Tech, working with Dr. Takamitsu Ito, where she uses models and data to analyze biogeochemisty and carbon fluxes in the Southern Ocean. She completed her M.S. at Virginia Tech in 2016, and her B.S. with a major in Applied Math and a minor in Environmental Science from the College of William & Mary in 2013. 

When not working on her research, Annika enjoys volunteering at the Atlanta Humane Society, playing her guitar, trying new restaurants with her husband and dog, writing, and reading.