I'm the founder of In Real Lab (IRL); a wet lab molecular biology co-working space, incubator, and bootcamp course facility.
I served as Operations and Community Lead for MedDAO, a global, distributed medical knowledge network.
In September 2022, I joined the core team of DAOPlanet, a community of DAO founders and thought leaders.
Mid-2021, I began writing the whitepaper for Cannabis Genome DAO to address the limitations of available research data.
From September 2021 to September 2022, I led marketing for Crypto Sapiens and created a mini-series about DeSci.
I joined Bankless DAO in September 2021 and was nominated as a Level 2 Member in February 2022.
Recruited business partners at pitch competitions then led our team to win the Elings Technology Prize and 2nd Place Overall at the 2017 UCSB New Venture Competition.
Designed and validated several rapid genotyping assays for cannabis phenotype prediction, general plant pathogen detection, and to identify olive trees for the U.S. National Park Service.
Built a bootstrap-funded biotechnology laboratory and international brand grossing > $1 million in total revenue with a team of approximately 25 part-time student-employee lab techs.
Financial projections and budgeting. Team Building. Payroll & accounting. Operations and business analytics.
Engineered, designed, and manufactured multiple types and versions of proprietary plant DNA collection kits at scale.
Biz dev. Marketing. Public Relations. Design. Animation. Project management. Event management. Public speaking.
I've designed, built, and maintained large (> 30'x30'x25') outdoor structures, sculptures and stages for events.
I've been performing using a wide range of fire props both solo and as part of professional troupes for over a decade.
I ran an Etsy store selling vortex fountains made of glass vases I found at thrift shops then fit to custom basins and plumbing.