2016: Ph.D. UW-Madison
2010: M.S. Applied Ecology Michigan Technological University
2006: B.S. Applied Ecology Michigan Technological University
My research interests include the promotion and conservation of avian communities through sustainable land use and the conservation of biodiversity. For my PhD work, I am research the effects of recreational trails on the community composition and productivity of the avian community around trails.
I am an avid bird watcher and homebrewer. You can see more about my research, birding, and homebrewing adventures at my personal website.