I am an aquatic ecologist with the U.S. Geological Survey’s Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center in Bozeman, MT.
Ph.D. Ecology. 2010. University of Montana, Missoula, MT
M.S. Science Education. 2004. Teton Science School, Kelly, WY
B.A. Environmental Biology and English. 2002. Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
My specific research focuses on understanding the ecosystem and community-level consequences of aquatic invasive species and testing new tools for the early detection of aquatic invasive species. My research program consists of a combination of field and laboratory studies.