Faviola Villariny-Rosado

Faviola was born and raised in Puerto Rico and completed a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez in 2021. She also completed a MS in Chemical Engineering at UMass Amherst with Dr. Omar Abdelrahman in the field of electrocatalysis and is currently pursuing studies in the PhD program in […]

Naomi Morgridge

Naomi graduated from UMass Amherst this past fall with an MS in Business Analytics. Passionate about solving business problems, creating growth, and uncovering the “why,” she previously co-founded a shoe business. With her startup and Fortune 100 partner experience in operations, product management, and sales, Naomi has all the skills to be a key contributor at florrent.

Ryan Tarrant

Ryan is an experienced R&D Engineering Manager and Senior Process Engineer with a demonstrated history of design, engineering, and improvement of thermochemical, supercritical, flammable, and corrosive fluid systems. He has an established laboratory and process safety background with an extensive familiarity of OSHA and NFPA regulations and codes. Ryan received his Master of Science in […]

Jamie Santiago

Jamie is passionate about sustainable supply chains and ethical engineering. With a background in researching material alternatives derived from hemp, mycelium, and seaweed, Jamie’s interest in activated carbon led him to join the University of Oregon’s Electrochemistry Technology Masters program.

Holly Nguyen

Holly recently graduated Suffolk University with a BS in Public Relations and minor in Finance. Holly’s experience throughout her college career includes project management at Cleantech Open Northeast, the world’s largest cleantech accelerator, and investment operations at Azolla Ventures. These experiences cultivated her passion for helping startups scale and leading a clean and equitable energy […]

Dr. Emily Carino

Emily’s passion for research has deep roots in analytical chemistry. While a PhD student at UT Austin, she was mesmerized by explicit solvation interactions occurring at electrified interfaces. Before joining florrent, Emily worked on redox flow batteries and other emerging energy storage materials at Argonne National Lab’s Joint Center for Energy Storage Research.