Lab Techniques: SDS-PAGE, molecular cloning, BCA assay, Mass Spectrometry, Western immunoblot, Aseptic technique, serial dilution
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS05/2017 to CurrentGolden Key
Bioenergy and Sustainable Technology Internship Research Symposium March 2016.
Research Assistant01/2017 to CurrentMCS DepartmentGainesville, FL
Completed research goals for investigating growth and disease regulatory networks in Gallus gallus.
Student Assistant - Clerical and Administrator05/2016 to 12/2016MCS DepartmentGainesville, FL
Constructed new key log system reducing workplace redundancy and increasing oversite by ensuring all relevant information is in a singular location
Managed destruction of sensitive files and processing status of department equipment thus increasing available office space.
Intern05/2015 to 08/2015Bioenergy and Sustainable TechnologyGainesville, FL
Researched, planned, and completed research goals pertaining to increasing algae lipid yields
Travelled to local and distant locations to engage with institutions implementing sustainable practices.
01/2015 to 04/2015Jacksonville, FL
Engaged with customers and staff to ensure sanitary, hospitable, and safe environment for the pups
Cancer and Genetics Research Complex Assisted in research pertaining to the cross-linking characteristics of Liberibacter asiaticus' cell membrane through DNA extraction, cloning, and creating growth media.
Crew Member10/2014 to CurrentFressh Food CompanyGainesville, FL
Provided service to customers and employees in the form of food, equipment, support.
Math Tutor10/2013 to 05/2014Florida State College at Jacksonville Southwest CampusJacksonville, FL
Engaged with students outside the classroom to better understand math concepts.
Crew Member06/2013 to 08/2014Burger KingSaint Johns, FL
Engaged with customers and employees to prep food, train new employees, maintain store aesthetics.
Teaching Assistant01/2013 to 05/2013Florida State College at Jacksonville Deerwood CampusJacksonville, FL
Engaged with students in classroom environment to assist with learning any difficult math concepts.
Sales Associate11/2012 to 01/2013Puppy Avenue
Education and Training
MS: Microbiology and Cell Science Medical Microbiology and BiochemistryAugust 2017University of FloridaGainesville, FLMicrobiology and Cell Science Medical Microbiology and Biochemistry 3.93/4.00
BS: Microbiology and Cell Science BioinformaticsJune 2016University of FloridaGainesville, FLMicrobiology and Cell Science Bioinformatics 3.64/4.00 Cum Laude
Associate of ArtsMay 2014Florida State College at JacksonvilleJacksonville, FL3.49/4.00