Bachelor of Science, Microbiology
Briefly tell us about yourself (e.g. hometown, family, hobbies, favorite BYU courses, intended profession)
From St. Louis, Missouri. Plans to attend medical school in 2022. 2 amazing parents and 4 amazing siblings (all of whom are BYU alum).Enjoys running, long walks, reading, and watching a good film. Favorite courses include biochemistry, microbial ecology lab, and virology.
Who were your greatest supporters while earning this degree?
My parents, Shannon and Jerry, for always cheering me on. The Life Sciences Advisement staff (who I had the opportunity to work with several years) for endless guidance.
What advice do you have for incoming freshmen at BYU?
Don't be scared to try new things. Put yourself other there! Be bold! There are so many opportunities to take advantage of.
How has your experience at BYU prepared you for the rest of your life?
BYU has taught me how to work hard and go after the things that matter most to me. My professors and peers have been wonderful examples.