Hydrogeologist, Environmental Health Division
Minnesota Department of Health
Virginia Yingling is a hydrogeologist in the Environmental Health Division of the Minnesota Department of Health and is the department’s lead investigator of poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs). She holds a B.S. from the Pennsylvania State University and a M.S. from the University of Wyoming, both in geology, and has over 20 years of experience investigating contaminated groundwater sites in Minnesota.