Biography

Day job: Postdoctoral research fellow at UC Berkeley in Chemical Engineering

Where I grew up: Columbus, Ohio. Go Bucks!

Favorite post-race food: burrito

Number of years with the team: Third year

Favorite ride: Kings Ridge - Skaggs Springs Rd, Big Basin, Tahoe Rim Trail

Most memorable race: UC Berkeley collegiate criterium in 2013. Metromint and Cal Cycling teammate Katie Hall and I worked over the field by attacking and counter-attacking. Then I won.

Top lifetime accomplishments: PhD in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley, convincing the National Science Foundation to pay me to be a postdoc

What got me into cycling: My dad. He took me on a lot of century rides throughout Ohio when I was in high school.

What got me into racing: Watching the Tour de France on TV and a local NRC race every summer with my dad.

Off-the-bike hobbies: backpacking, cooking, visiting breweries

Cycling accomplishments: 1st place 2014 Chico Stage Race, 4th place 2013 Premier Series, 2nd place W1/2/3 Nevada City Classic 2013, 3rd place W1/2 Madera Stage Race 2013

Best team moment: The 2012 Menlo Park Gran Prix Minty Lead-out Train

Race Results

DateRaceRace CategoryPlacing

2014

04/19/14 Copperopolis RR W1/2 6th
04/06/14 Redlands - Beaver Medical Group RR W1/2 67th
04/06/14 Redlands Bicycle Classic *GC* W1/2 53rd
04/05/14 Redlands - City of Redlands Crit W1/2 69th
04/04/14 Redlands - City of Beaumont CR W1/2 57th
04/03/14 Redlands - Big Bear TT W1/2 30th
04/02/14 Redlands - City of Highland CR W1/2 45th
03/30/14 Santa Cruz Classic Crit XLV W1-3 1st
03/23/14 Chico SR - River Road TT W1-3 4th
03/23/14 Chico SR - Chico Downtown Crit W1-3 18th
03/23/14 Chico SR *GC* W1-3 1st
03/22/14 Chico SR - Paskenta Hills RR W1-3 1st
03/16/14 Bariani RR W1-3 25th
03/09/14 Madera SR - Daulton RR W1/2 4th
03/09/14 Madera SR *GC* W1/2 4th
03/08/14 Madera SR - Sharon TT W1/2 4th
03/08/14 Madera SR - Madera Crit W1/2 20th
02/22/14 Snelling RR W1/2 6th
02/09/14 Cherry Pie Crit W1-3 4th

2013

09/22/13 Oakland Grand Prix W1-3 4th
09/14/13 Mt. Tam HC W1-3 5th
09/02/13 Giro di San Francisco W1-3 7th
09/01/13 Esparto TT W1-3 8th
08/31/13 Challenge Challenge RR W1-3 7th
08/25/13 Vacaville Gran Prix W1-3 -
08/24/13 Winters RR W1-3 16th
08/04/13 Patterson Pass RR W1-3 5th
07/28/13 Menlo Park Grand Prix W1-3 41st
07/27/13 San Rafael Twilight Crit W1-3 23rd
07/21/13 Berkeley Bicycle Club Crit W1/2 7th
07/14/13 Colavita Grand Prix W1-3 6th
06/30/13 Lodi Cyclefest Crit W1-3 8th
06/16/13 Nevada City Classic W1-3 2nd
06/09/13 Sattley TT W1-4 6th
05/12/13 Berkeley Hills RR W1/2 13th
04/27/13 Wente Vineyards RR W1/2 4th
04/14/13 Santa Cruz Classic Crit W1-3 4th
04/07/13 Topsport SR *GC* W1/2 4th
04/07/13 Topsport - Rock Creek TT W1/2 3rd
04/07/13 Topsport - Copper Town CR W1/2 8th
04/06/13 Topsport - Woodward Reservoir RR W1/2 4th
03/30/13 Copperopolis RR W1/2 11th
03/17/13 Berkeley Streets Crit W1-3 5th
03/10/13 Madera SR *GC* W1/2 3rd
03/10/13 Madera Daulton RR W1/2 7th
03/09/13 Madera Sharon TT W1/2 3rd
03/09/13 Madera Crit W1/2 12th
02/23/13 Snelling RR W1/2 26th

2012

09/02/12 Esparto TT W1-3 6th
08/26/12 Vacaville Gran Prix W1-3 9th
08/25/12 Winters RR W1/2 5th
08/11/12 Dunnigan Hills RR W1-3 -
07/29/12 Berkeley Bike Club Crit W1/2 13th
07/22/12 Menlo Park Grand Prix W1/2 26th
07/15/12 Lodi Cyclefest Crit W1-3 14th
07/01/12 Tour de Grandview W1-3 11th
06/29/12 Boonville RR W1/2 3rd
06/23/12 Pescadero Coastal Classic W1/2 11th
06/03/12 Dunlap TT W1/2 8th
06/02/12 ICCC Dash for Cash W1-3 18th
05/27/12 Mount Hamilton RR W1/2 29th
05/13/12 Mariposa County Women's SR *GC* W1/2 14th
05/13/12 Mariposa - Bootjack RR W1/2 14th
05/12/12 Mariposa - Groveland Hillclimb W1/2 12th
05/12/12 Mariposa - Greeley Hill RR W1/2 16th
05/11/12 Mariposa - Basso Bridge ITT W1/2 12th
04/28/12 Wente RR W1/2 9th
04/01/12 Topsport *SR* W1/2 7th
04/01/12 Topsport - Rock Creek TT W1/2 6th
04/01/12 Topsport - Copper Town Circuit Race W1/2 5th
03/31/12 Topsport - Knights Ferry Road Race W1/2 7th
03/11/12 Madera *GC* W1/2 14th
03/11/12 Madera Daulton RR W1/2 12th
03/10/12 Madera Sharon TT W1/2 18th
03/10/12 Madera Crit W1/2 15th
03/04/12 John Schlesinger Memorial Crit W1-3 1st
02/25/12 Snelling RR W1/2 24th