I study the ecology and evolution of fungi. My research utilizes a combination of field work and specimen collection with cutting-edge molecular techniques and computational analyses. Currently, I am a postdoc in the lab of Dr. Joshua R. Herr at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Before this, I was in the lab of Dr. Cathie Aime at Purdue University, where I earned my Ph.D. in 2017. And even before this, I earned my Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of Notre Dame. Explore this website for more info on my research. Feel free to reach out to me to learn more!