Annabelle Adams-Beyea works as a Marine Lab Technician aboard the US Antarctic Research vessels assisting science groups on expeditions studying marine science in the Southern Ocean. She will begin graduate studies at Montana State University in the Stewart Lab this coming Fall studying microbial ecology in Oxygen Minimum Zones. In 2022, Adams-Beyea graduated from The New School with a degree in Interdisciplinary Science and conducted research at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Science and Montana State University in extreme environment microbiology.