New volunteer profile: Kelly Mills

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Kelly PicMonkeyName: Kelly Mills

Major: Global and Ocean Science (Hons)

School/Workplace: I worked as an environmental scientist at SKM before starting a PHD at the University of Western Australia

Q: Why did you decide to volunteer for Water Ecuador?
A: I’ve been traveling through Ecuador & Peru for the last three months and want to contribute in a meaningful way. I was impressed by the Water Ecuador model and enthusiasm of the coordinators.

Q: What will you be doing with Water Ecuador this fall?
A: I will be running an investigation into bacterial contamination of bottled water currently being sold by distributors in the Esmeraldas region.

Q: What is one silly or surprising fact about you?
A: I love to rock climb and spend most of my free time hanging off a cliff or sleeping on a ledge. But I’m actually terrified of heights!

Q: Anything else to add?
A: I’m really excited about this project!

There are many Water Ecuador volunteer opportunities and other ways to support our clean water cause! If you’re interested in learning more about Water Ecuador opportunities and how you can help, click here:!

2 Responses

  1. Thanks Kelly, i appreciate all your hard work for Ecuador.

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