175 Biotechnology Building
Ithaca, NY 14853
I grew up in Newberg, Oregon. I received my bachelor's degree in Developmental Biology from Brigham Young University where I remained to complete a master's in Genetics and Biotechnology as well. In 2011-2013, I volunteered as a missionary on the French island of Reunion.
During my master's degree, I studied the effects of chromosomal structural variation on genome evolution. I am also interested in exploring the application of computational tools to the improvement of plant breeding. I am specifically interested in the high global impact of Cassava
• M.S. in Genetics and Biotechnology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah