Previous education (undergrad/grad):

M.S., Civil Engineering-Water Resources, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

B.S. Engineering Science, Smith College

Previous work experience including internship:

Math Addvantage. Math and physics tutor.

University of Minnesota. Teaching and research assistant.

H2M, Staff Engineer. Wastewater department.

Primary research interests:

  • Communication between scientific communities, the general public and the government pertaining to water policy decisions
  • Public perception of the science community and what effects that has on water policy.
  • Cultural effects in disseminating and accepting scientific knowledge related to water issues.

Other water related experiences:

Skills (software, language, etc):

Awards and fellowships:

Jean Picker Engineering Fellowship, 2000-2004

Walter Johnson Fellowship, 2007-2009