A list of the non-expert science communication efforts I have participated in.

Science Communication Outreach:

American Society for Microbiology Blog (Microbial Sciences):

Senior Contributor, 2015 - Present. Site profile Write original content for the blog each month. Collaborated to define the focus and generate governance documents.


Founding Editor-in-Chief, 2015 - 2016. Recruited and organized a collaborative leadership team and faculty mentor to found the student-run blog ( to practice science communication, explore writing careers, and raise awareness of science communication by researchers.

Assorted Outlets:

Associate Editor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology Newsletter, 2018 - Present. Create, organize, and copy-edit original content for department newsletters.

Media Coordinator, Organization for Microbiology and Immunology Students, 2015 -2018. Create original content for department newsletters, take and collate event photographs. Two articles published in other venues-Microbe Magazine and the Michigan Health Lab blog.