Erica Underwood

Erica is kneeling next to a sea turtle on the beach. She is smiling at the camera.Erica Underwood is an American Eel Field Technician with the Environmental Institute of Houston’s research team. Erica is from St. Louis, Mo., and earned a bachelor's degree in biology from Lindenwood University. Erica spent the past two summers working with the National Park Service protecting endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtles and hopes to gain more hands-on experience in her role at EIH. During her free time, you’ll most likely see her on the beach with her dog, surfing, swimming or playing sand volleyball.


  • Environmental Institute of Houston

    Phone: 281-283-3950

    North Office Annex
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 540
    Houston, TX 77058-1002