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Craft Cultivation Corp.

Biological Systems Engineer

AeroFarms

- Reported to the CTO and managed the operations of the Market Street research facility, working with cross-functional teams to prototype hydroponic growing systems, as well as design and execute experiments for diverse crops
- Supervised five team members and was responsible for safety, with zero safety incidents, as well as plant care, system and facility maintenance, construction, purchasing, and touring investors
- Lead engineer in the design of research hydroponic system for a variety of crops and environments
- Increased experimental crop productivity contributing to additional contracts with various research partners
- Guest Speaker for “The Future of Farming” representing AeroFarms at Davos on the Delta in Memphis in May 2018
-Oversaw renovation of the floors, HVAC, grow tower controls, and other facility upgrades​

 

Thrive Capital

Off-Site Analyst (Part-Time)

Dates EmployedAug 2015 – Jan 2018

Employment Duration2 yrs 6 mos

LocationGreater New York City Area

• Maintained investment tracking databases and compiled research for the prospecting team

  • TitleSummer Analyst

Dates EmployedMay 2015 – Jul 2015

Employment Duration3 mos

• Compiled metrics from investment decks to create scales by which companies can be contrasted
• Analyzed information for companies in the on-demand sector concerning their traction and geographical expansion over time
• Drafted competitor syntheses for prospects and portfolio companies
• Created prospecting agendas consisting of companies from investment tracking…see more

 

Project Manager

Company Name

SOS Aquaponics

Dates EmployedAug 2016 – Jul 2017

Employment Duration1 yr

LocationIthaca, New York

 

- Finalized fundraising animations and worked to ensure their successful release
- (Spring 2017) created the initial fundraising animation after teaching myself Adobe After Effects/Illustrator
- (Spring 2017) helped organize group meetings wherein I collaborated with others to plan and implement a marketing campaign
- (Fall 2016) lead the initial engineering team in the design of the greenhouse while the start-up was being incubated as a part of BEE 4890: Entrepreneurial Management for Engineers…see more

 

 

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Sales Engineer Intern

Company Name

AppGyver Inc

Dates EmployedJul 2016 – Oct 2016

Employment Duration4 mos

LocationSan Francisco, CA

 

• Conducted and narrated demonstrations of Composer, a hybrid development platform, in which a mobile app is created live
• Summarized lead calls, outlined inquiries for follow-up calls and reported directly to the Chief Commercial Officer

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Education

 

Flatiron School

Degree NameFall 2017

Field Of StudyComputer Software Engineering

Dates attended or expected graduation2017

 

 

Cornell University

Degree NameBachelor of Science (BS)

Field Of StudyBiological Engineering

Dates attended or expected graduation2013 – 2017

 

Cum Laude. Concentration in Bioprocess Engineering. Minors in Biology and Biomedical Engineering.

 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Field Of StudyQuestar STEM, Physics and Engineering

Dates attended or expected graduation2011 – 2012

 

Two semesters of physics through RPI and participated in an advanced, project-based academic program with practical experiences in different engineering fields. Interacted with over 80 professionals throughout the year, including researchers from Rensselaer as well as technology companies such as GE, SuperPower, and Benet Labs.