Karlisa Alisia Callwood earns PhD in marine biology

Karlisa Alicia Callwood of St. Thomas has received her PhD in the area of atmospherical marine biology from the University of Miami. She is the daughter of Peggy Rhymer-Mott and granddaughter of Sybil A. Rhymer. Caretaker is Lucille Richardson-Connor. Callwood began her education at Kirwan Terrace Elementary School, now known as Gladys A. Abraham Elementary School. The Rhymer and Callwood families offer a heartfelt thank you to the faculty, staff and custodial workers who touched Karlisa’s young life, thus preparing her for the arduous task of attaining her PhD.