Natalie Mentzer, Environmental Scientist

Office: 217-717-4386
Email: nporter@prairieengineers.com
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/natalie-porter/13/565/261

Natalie has seven years of experience in the biological field. Her technical experience includes collecting data in both field and laboratory settings as well as presentation of research. She is an accomplished technical writer and has experience with a wide range of research topics and sampling techniques including tree and herbaceous surveys, bird and butterfly counts, threatened and endangered species surveys, water quality monitoring, and wetland delineations. She has worked with various transportation agencies to complete projects involving natural, social, and historic resources. Additionally, she has experience in the preparation and presentation of public involvement materials. Natalie earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Millikin University in 2007 and her Masters in Environmental Science from the University of Illinois at Springfield in 2011. She currently works in our Springfield, IL office.

Natalie lives in Moweaqua, IL with their cat, Ozwald. If she's not in the garden or kitchen, she likes to hike and go camping.