Anne Holt

Anne Holt is a Research Technician in the Biology Department, specializing in data management, analysis, and visualization using R and GIS. She also organizes and leads staff trainings focusing on R data science tools. She received her B.S. in marine and coastal science, emphasizing in environmental chemistry, from the University of California, Davis. She joined SCCWRP in 2019.


B.S., marine and coastal science, University of California, Davis. 2019

Professional Experience

Research Technician, Southern California Coastal Water Research Project. Costa Mesa, CA. 2019-present

Laboratory Assistant, Southern California Coastal Water Research Project. Costa Mesa, CA. 2019

Laboratory Intern, Vacaville Easterly Waste Water Treatment Plant. Vacaville, CA. 2018-2019

Student Researcher, Bodega Marine Laboratory, CA. 2017

Student Researcher, Juneau Icefield Research Project, Alaska. 2016

Intern, Crescent Farm, Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. Arcadia, CA. 2015

Trail crew member, Student Conservation Association. Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. 2014

Honors and Awards

Outstanding Senior Award for Marine and Coastal Science (2019)
Dean’s List, UC Davis College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences (2015-2019)
Jastro Scholarship, UC Davis College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (2015-2019)
CA&ES Dean’s Circle Scholarship (2017)
Golden Key International Honor Society (2016-2019)
Elks National Foundation “Most Valuable Student”, local and association levels (2015)
President’s Volunteer Service Award (2014)

Selected Presentations and Conference Proceedings

Holt, Anne, The comparative effects of nano copper on two different populations of the bay mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis, UC Davis Undergraduate Research Conference, April 27, 2018.

Miele, A., A. Clark, K. Cunningham, A. Holt, M. Peek, A. Zaccarin, K. Ziola, S. Fortner, and N. Kehrwald. 2016. Chemical weathering on the Llewellyn glacier, Juneau Icefield, AGU San Francisco, H13A-1334, December 12, 2016.

Journal Articles