Education

Stanford University - M.A. in Earth Systems, Environmental Communication            2016 - 2017

Stanford University - B.S. in Geological and Environmental Sciences                          2012 - 2017

Focus in Field Studies and Volcanology

Wrigley Field Studies Program in Earth Sciences - Hawai’i, Fall 2014


Experience

Docent - Hidden Villa Environmental Education Program                      September 2016 - present

Facilitate exploration of the organic farm and wilderness incorporating NGSS concepts

Instruct small groups of 2nd - 6th grade students from the local area

Design classroom curriculum to enhance student experience and understanding

 

Coordinator -     Stanford Pre-Orientation Trips (SPOT)                   June 2016 - September 2016

Planned and implemented field and transportation logistics for a week-long experience

Oversaw communications with students and parents

Managed on-campus logistics for 400 students and leader training for 70 leaders

 

Instructor and Supervisor - Stanford Climbing Wall                                        April 2016 - present

Taught introduction to indoor rock climbing and climbing technique

Supervised indoor rock climbing facility

 

President - Stanford Outdoors Council                                                             May 2015 - present

Review of overall effectiveness and financial stability of organization

Design trip programs, outfitting programs and social calendar

 

Educator and Trip Leader - Stanford Outdoor Education                     September 2013 - present

Facilitate Outdoor Living Skills classes and 5 day field-based Outdoor Leadership Practicum 

Develop lesson plans and curriculum according to industry standards

Support student leader development through peer feedback and evaluation    

Guide up to 5 day backpacking, climbing and camping trips

 

Research Assistant - Mahood Research Group, Stanford CA                   August 2013 - June 2016

Mapped Blue Mountain Basin 7.5’ quadrangle, Harney County, OR. EDMAP grant (2015)

Collected chemical data associated with Blue Mountain Basin quadrangle. Major grant (2015)

Assisted calibration of ATR-FTIR with Jake Lowenstern (USGS). SESUR grant (2014)

 

Instructor - Geokids outreach program                                               September 2012 - June 2014 

Taught introduction to minerals, rocks, soils and fossils 

Used curriculum aimed at local 1st and 2nd grade students from diverse backgrounds


QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS

Wilderness First Responder & CPR - Wilderness Medicine Training Center, exp. 3/18, EMT training

Conversational Spanish

Proficiency in ArcGIS mapping software and Adobe Illustrator


Activities/Interests

Stanford Climbing Team | Stanford Chamber Chorale | Backpacking (JMT 2016) | Triathlon | Skiing | Travel