2013 - 2015

University of Colorado at Boulder

Post Doctoral Science Education Researcher

2008 - 2013

University of Georgia

Ph.D. Plant Biology

Dissertation: Ecology and Evolution of Southeastern United States Yucca Species.

2001 - 2007

Kent State University

B.S. Conservation Biology

Honors Thesis: A Catalog of the Bryophyte Flora of a Hemlock Ravine in the

Beach City Wildlife Area, Tuscarawas County, Ohio.