Kristin Marshall is an Analyst at Lux and leads the Accelerating Materials Innovation team's coverage of bio-based materials and chemicals. In this role, she evaluates technologies related to the production of bio-based polymers and bio-based intermediate chemicals and identifies market trends encouraging their adoption. Kristin also contributes to Lux's coverage of the circular economy and the skin microbiome.
Kristin holds an M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Oregon State University, where she worked on characterizing weakly viscoelastic solutions for applications such as inkjet printing and turbulent drag flow reduction. She also holds a B.A. in Economics from New York University with a minor in Environmental Studies. She holds a certification in Corporate Sustainability from NYU Stern.