Sarah Acker

Degree: BS Ecological Engineering

Graduation Year: 2013

Current Occupation:

Staff Engineer at Northgate Environmental Management, Inc.

How did OSU prepare you for your job?:

My employers have been impressed with how well OSU and the Ecological Engineering program prepared me to work on projects and programs related to water quality.   I draw upon concepts from coursework at OSU every day for my job.

Favorite Memory from OSU:

Field trips and labs.

Advice to current students:

Network!  I know it can be scary at first, but can also be really fun.  It will help later on down the road.


Worked for the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board from 2013-2015.  Worked at Northgate Environmental Management from 2015-present.