some other things about me
GRADUATE STUDENT IN CONSERVATION BIOLOGY
I received my Master's of Science degree in conservation biology from the University of Minnesota. My areas of interest include urban ecology, bird conservation, and citizen science.
AVID BIRD WATCHER & CITIZEN SCIENTIST
I am fascinated by birds and bird behavior. I use eBird to track and share my observations, contributing to a global citizen science effort to understand the abundance and distribution of avian species.
INFORMAL ART EDUCATOR
I am a member of faculty at Minnesota Center for Book arts where I have taught letterpress printmaking and plate-making techniques.
FORMER WALKER ART CENTER STAFF
I served as staff at the Walker Art Center in the Department of Education and Community Programs from 2008 to 2014. During my tenure, I served as a member of the museum education committee for ArtsConnectEd (artsconnected.org), a joint project of the Walker Art Center and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.