Alex Warneke is committed to a life inspiring others to create positive change, for themselves and the world around them. Alex currently resides as a Science Communicator for the National Park Service, where she inspires thousands a year to love the watery world. She is a strong proponent of unconventional science communication and extending the broader impacts of science to the general public using the outlets of film, art, technology, and social media. Alex earned her Masters degree in chemical ecology from San Diego State University investigating the effects of heavy metal pollutants on the chemical communication between organisms. When she is not busy busting a move or filming her next rap video, she can normally be found frolicking through the California kelp forest.