Meghan A. Taunton is a Research Engineer at the EERC, where she interfaces with a diverse team of scientists and engineers to address challenges related to oil and gas development and geologic CO2 storage. Her work includes interpreting subsurface data, regional geologic characterization activities, and field assessments in support of EERC projects. She holds a B.S. degree in Geological Engineering and a B.A. degree in Economics from the University of North Dakota and B.A. degrees in Mass Communications and Public Relations from California State University San Bernardino. Prior to her position at the EERC, she held positions with the North Dakota Geological Survey Wilson M. Laird Core & Sample Library, Halliburton Energy Services, and NBC affiliate KUMV-TV.
Ms. Taunton’s principal areas of interest and expertise include technical and nontechnical communications and public relations, subsurface pressure management, produced water treatment, and oil and gas field operations.