Jiameng Zheng (Tracy) is a Ph.D. student at the Lyndon B. Johnson (LBJ) School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin. Her research interests include the economics of water resource management, water and energy nexus, and the health impacts of water contamination. She specializes in water policy under the supervision of Professor Sheila Olmstead. Before joining LBJ, she was a Ph.D. student in the School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, College Park. She holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from Wuhan University, China, and a master's degree in Public Affairs from the School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, College Park.