Dr. Lauren Weinrich
Senior Scientist - Water Research and Development
Lauren has fulfilled her passion to better understand and protect our environment as a senior scientist in the Water Research and Development team for over 10 years. She works on research projects related to treatment, monitoring and optimization in drinking water, water reuse and seawater desalination in which she utilizes her laboratory training to solve challenges. Lauren holds a Master’s degree from UNC Chapel Hill where she studied drinking water and disinfection chemistry and a Ph.D from Drexel University where she investigated a monitoring method for biological fouling to reduce its costly consequences in seawater desalination. Outside of work, she is an avid hobbyist of Amazonian discus fish and enjoys experiencing different cultures through her international travels.