I am passionate about tutoring and mentoring because I want to honor the contribution my teachers made to help me turn my love of science into a career. I especially want to mentor first-generation college students and those from working-class families like me.
Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Philosophy
Education & Resume
• Bachelor of Science, Portland State University
• Doctor of Philosophy, Arizona State University
• 6 years at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
• Various awards as a student (Dean’s list) and research scientist (fellowships).
• 1 year, including clarinet lessons.
Topics I specialize in tutoring:
• Genetics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Biology
• Intro to Statistics, Algebra
• Writing 101
• I try to customize teaching and learning techniques to each student.
Significant Mentor or Teacher that has impacted my life:
• My chemistry teacher was a phenomenal educator and got me started on the path to a career as a research scientist.
The key to being a good student:
• It takes a village to help a student succeed.
• My favorite sport to play is Soccer, swimming, running, biking, basketball.
• My favorite sports teams are men’s NCAA basketball, women’s national soccer team.
• My favorite sports players are Brittney Griner and Abby Wambach.
• Harry Potter by J.K Rowling
• Books by Raymond Carver
Biggest Role Model:
• Dalai Lama
Favorite place to eat:
• Outside (picnic).
Five words to describe me:
Wisdom or Funny Phrase that is symbolic of your personality:
• “Understanding is joyous.” -Carl Sagan
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