Ember is an environmental scientist and has been involved primarily in freshwater and marine ecology monitoring, environmental impact assessments and flow studies. She has also been trained in community engagement and has contributed significantly in community-based work for the State’s coastal and marine management. Ember is also a science communicator utilising social media platforms and facilitating discovery learning for school children. She also has a degree in psychology and applies her scientific knowledge on motivation and behaviour change into the design and delivery of environmental programs and projects. Ember believes that sharing sea experiences is the first step to caring for our ocean planet.