Motivated science graduate with notable leadership, teamwork and research experience seeking opportunity to leverage those skills in an entry level position.
Trinity Equestrian Team Captain
September 2019 – May 2020
Responsible for managing team finances, coordinating practice schedules, and organizing competitions.
September 2016 - Present
Accepted into a program focused on leadership and communication skills in undergraduate women.
Research Assistant, Neuroscience Department
Trinity College May 2019 - Present
Under the direction of a Neuroscience professor, explored the effects of a ketogenic diet on pain tolerance and anxiety behavior in rats and mice and the connection to anti-inflammatory and antiepileptic pathways.
Designed and conducted independent experiments, completed a senior thesis project
Gained experience writing scientific papers and reviewing manuscripts prior to publication.
Co-authored and presented a poster summarizing my research at the 2019 Society for Neuroscience conference.
Performed a wide range of laboratory procedures including buffer preparation, slide prep and staining, microscope analysis, tissue dissection, gel electrophoresis, and PCR.
Receptionist and Manager
Great Valley Pet Hotel May 2018 - August 2018
Developed strong organizational and interpersonal skills as a receptionist by managing the booking schedule and serving as the main point of contact for clients.
Worked as part of closely coordinated team to maintain care of the client animals.
Show Horse Management
Reinbow’s End Farm May – August 2016 and 2017
Managed logistics and preparation of horses and equipment for a large equestrian show barn competing at some of the largest horse shows in the country. Required planning, organization and problem solving in a very fast-paced environment.
Other Work History
Team Member, Firehouse Subs May 2015 – August 2016
Veterinary Assistant, Exton Vet Clinic September 2014 – December 2015
Equestrian Lesson Program Assistant, Reinbow’s End Farm 2013-2016
Equestrian Camp Counselor, Reinbow’s End Farm, Summers 2010-2014
Statistical Data Analysis
PCR, Gel Electrophoresis, Cell Culture
Microsoft Word, PPT, Excel
IEA Equestrian Team 2012-2016
Local Circuit Championships: Equitation 2014, Hunter 2015
US & Canada, Central America, EU
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Trinity College, Hartford CT
B.S. Double Major in Neuroscience and Biology
Graduation May 2020
Nu Rho Psi National Honor Society 2019-2020
Faculty Honors Fall 2019
Trinity 1823 Academic Scholarship 2016-2020
National Merit Scholarship 2016