PhD, Microbiology, University of Georgia; BS, Biochemistry, Universidad de Santiago de Chile
Four years with Swissaustral USA as Business Innovation Director. Five years with University of Georgia as Graduate Research Assistant. One year with Fundacion Biociencia (Chile) as Research Scientist.
Co-chair of the Diversity Committee of the Society of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology and Member of the Bioscience Advisory Committee of the Gwinnett Technical College