Highlights

A quick summary of my work over the past few years.
  • Selected to be a 2017 Education Pioneers Visiting Fellow in the San Francisco Bay Area. You can learn more about the fellowship here
  • Speaker at several conferences and events including those held for FBStart, Developer Week San Francisco, at the Sprint Accelerator powered by TechStars, and the InnoTech Conference
  • Created LessnLab a personal project to help teachers create, deliver and track differentiated lesson plans. Learned Python, Django and Bootstrap as part of this project.
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude with Distinction from Cornell University, with a degree in Economics, Government and Information Science. I maintained over a 4.0 GPA in my majors.
  • Qualified to the American Forensics Association National Speech Tournament in Extemporaneous Speaking as a member of the Varsity Cornell Debate team
  • Selected as a Sophomore Summer Scholar in Deloitte Consulting's New York City office. I was among a few interns asked to work on a client - facing project during this experience. I was asked to interview CEO Barry Salzberg for a recruiting video called "The Intern and the CEO" and participate in other recruiting videos like this one.
  • Interned twice (in HS and during freshman Summer and following Fall of college) at a leading Healthcare IT company. Worked on real - time claims adjudication for a third - party health insurance administrator. I also helped build thin-client frameworks, writing custom bindings for an UI component.
  • Won the 2007 Missouri State Championship in Policy Debate and was 3rd Place in Extemporaneous Speaking that same year. Link here.