Out of the Lab

My love and curiosity of life extends from sharing my science and engineering at the international level to exploring the natural world. My adventurous nature has taken me to places all over the planet for travels that include climbing and mountaineering, taking our ’82 VW Westfalia project vanagon to exotic destinations (Yes, including to Germany!), and generally enjoying the outdoors with my two pups and husband.

In January 2020, I made the biggest move of my life from living in my hometown of Albuquerque, NM, USA to Stuttgart, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany. Social unrest and the context of the pandemic made this a trying time, not to mention I was separated from my husband, but we held on for the ride and worked hard to reunite. We are now settled into life in Germany and enjoying the adventure…