Professional Experience

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow hosted by the US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research & Development, Innovation Team, Washington, DC, September 2016 – present

Consultant, Reed Harris Environmental Ltd., Washington, DC, February 2016 – August 2016.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University, School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, Cambridge, MA, June 2014 – January 2016.

Graduate Research Assistant, Harvard University, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Cambridge, MA, August 2009 – May 2014.

Research Assistant, University of Washington, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Seattle, WA, December 2007 – July 2009. 

Laboratory Assistant, University of Washington, Department of Biochemistry, Seattle, WA, March 2006 – April 2007. 


Harvard University, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, PhD, May 2014.

Harvard University, Department of Earth and Planetary Science, AM in Atmospheric Chemistry, May 2012.

University of Washington, BS in Atmospheric Sciences, Minor in Applied Mathematics,cum laude, 2005-2009.


Student presentation award at the American Meteorological Society 1st Conference on Atmospheric Biogeosciences, May 28 – June 1, 2012, Boston, MA, USA.

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2011-2014

American Meteorological Society Government/Industry Fellowship, sponsored by NASA’s Earth Science Division, 2009-2010.

Atmospheric Sciences Achievement Award, 2009, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington.

Mary Gates Research Scholarship, 2008-2009

Dean's List, 2005-2009, University of Washington

Washington Scholar, 2005-2009, full tuition

Univ. of Washington Undergraduate Scholar, 2005-2006, 2006-2007

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship, 2005-2009

Jean Gillespie Memorial Scholarship, 2005-2006


Teaching Experience
Engineering Sciences 169: Seminar on Global Pollution Issues: Case Study of Mercury Biogeochemistry, Professor Elsie M. Sunderland, Spring Semester 2013

Earth & Planetary Sciences 200: Atmospheric Chemistry (Graduate Level), Harvard University, Professor Daniel J. Jacob, Fall Semester 2010

Engineering Sceinces 6: Intro to Environmental Science and Technology (Undergraduate Level), Harvard University, Professor Scot Martin, Spring Semester 2011


Computer Programming Skills