I received my B.S. from UC Santa Cruz in Marine Biology in 2019. I am a graduate student in Sarah Cohen's lab studying disease in marine invertebrates. I am currently focusing on the phylogeography of the parasite Profilicollis altmani in the western hemisphere.
Awards while in the program:
- Arthur Nelson Scholarship for Conservation Biology: $3,000, 2019-20
- Dr. Earl H. Myers & Ethel M. Myers Oceanographic & Marine Biology Trust: $1200, 2021
- SFSU Biology IRA Grant: $400, 2021
- CSUPERB Travel Grant: $1500, 2021