Nail, Olivia

Genetics Instructor

Nail, Olivia

Olivia joined the Education Division at GGC in 2021. She provides students across the state of South Carolina with genetics lab experiences on the Gene Machine Mobile Science Lab, in the classroom, and at GGC. Her goal is to get students excited about genetics and introduce them to the STEM field through engaging hands-on activities and tours of GGC. As a former GGC student herself, she desires to inspire and encourage the next generation of scientists.

Contact Information

Office (864) 941-8194
Fax (864) 388-1062


  • B.S., Genetics, University of Georgia, 2020


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