Noelle Turner is a science teacher at Bearden High School in Knoxville, Tennessee. She has been at Bearden for 14 years and also spent a year at Halls High School. She teaches biology, marine ecology, and sometimes physical science and has worked with the Science Olympiad team. She was an Educator-at-Sea in 2012 and learned a lot about mud volcanoes and methane seepage.
Noelle graduated from the University of Tennessee in 1997 with a degree in biology and in 1998 with her Master's degree in education.