women in science

Jessica Scanlan - Grade Control Geologist

Jessica Scanlan - Grade Control Geologist

My degree is in Geological Engineering from Montana Tech, and I currently work as a Grade Control Geologist at the Stillwater Mine in Montana. This means I get to work directly with the miners underground, and act as the “steering wheel” to find the ore!

Tanja Fransen - Meteorologist in Charge (National Weather Service)

Tanja Fransen - Meteorologist in Charge (National Weather Service)

Welcome to my Women in Science series! First off, I would like to thank Tanja Fransen for volunteering to be a part of this project and for taking the time to answer some questions - she is the first featured “woman in science” in this blog!