Emily Kircher's Profile
Hello! Welcome to my shop!
I'm Emily of EKRA (Emily Kircher Recycling Artist). I've always been a maker, but it wasn't always my full time job like it is now. I used to be a scientist!
Let's start from the beginning...
I was always interested in biology and concerned about the environment. I took as many science classes as possible in high school, went to college and got a degree in biology. In college, I was also president of the environmental club. My concern for the environment and love of science and learning led me to an environmental toxicology (ie. the study of poisons) PhD program. I had dreams of working for the EPA, or the DNR, and figuring out how to save the world. Little did I know when I started graduate school that what I would really be trained for was to work for a pharmaceutical…
- Born on May 5
- Joined June 22, 2005