Hunter Brabham is a sophomore at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi majoring in Mechanical Engineering Technology. He joined the Harte Research Institute in the spring of 2020 and plays an integral role within the Oyster Recycling Program. Along with his oyster recycling teammates, Hunter collects shucked oyster shells from local restaurants and wholesalers that will eventually be returned to our bays to form new reefs.
Hunter is an Austin, Texas native and graduated from Lake Travis High School. Outside of his studies and “oyster runs,” Hunter enjoys spending time fishing, hunting and restoring his ’77 Bronco.