Shubhra Misra has joined the Water Institute of the Gulf as a senior research scientist.
Misra earned his doctorate in civil and environmental engineering (coastal engineering) from the University of Delaware and comes to the Water Institute from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, where he worked on large-scale coastal storm risk management projects.
Misra was a member of several Corps nationwide working groups on compound flooding and flood risk.
Megan Thorpe has joined Emergent Method as a senior consultant, supporting the firm’s public outreach and engagement, strategic and crisis communications.
Thorpe has more than 20 years of experience in public affairs and strategic communication. She served in senior communication roles for public sector agencies and private sector organizations, including as…