Faculty Mentor: Kristala Jones Prather
Direct Supervisor: Yekaterina Tarasova
Home University: Ohio State University
Academic Department: Chemical Engineering
I am from Frazeysburg, Ohio and am pursuing a double major in chemical engineering and biomedical engineering at the Ohio State University. I plan to obtain in a PhD in chemical engineering and am especially interested in the application of protein and metabolic engineering towards drug discovery and the treatment and diagnosis of diseases. Outside of the lab, I enjoy playing basketball and badminton, reading, listening to music, and trying new foods.