Rhianna graduated from Bellarmine University with a B.S. in Environmental Science with a minor in Biology and a B.A. in Political Science in 2022. During her undergrad, she completed an internship with NASA's Office of Chief Scientist and a thesis on the thermal tolerance of the Atlantic Purple Sea Urchin. Rhianna was an observer for 1 year starting as an At-Sea Monitor in 2022 out of New Bedford. She also worked as a Dockside Monitor, and a Protected Species Observer, and completed training as an Industry-Funded Scallop observer. Rhianna enjoys painting, horror movies, hammocking, and exploring.