Taylor is in the process of completing her undergraduate Bachelor’s degree in Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado Boulder and she a part of the triathlon team at the university. She wants to pursue a career as a physician (M.D.) in order to help people within the medical field and she enjoys learning chemistry and human anatomy. She joined Luca Lab January 2017 and looks forward to continuing projects with electrochemical epoxidations and related catalysis.
Tessa Myren grew up in Pierre, South Dakota where she worked in her mother’s veterinary hospital. She graduated from Princeton University withan AB in Chemistry. There, she used electrochemical methods to investigatereversible redox couples for use in redox fuel cells. Tessa joined the Luca lab in July 2017 and is currently working on developing manganese pincer compounds for carbon dioxide conversion. In her free time, she enjoys video
games, D&D, reading, and writing science fiction.
Maximilian grew up in Lakewood, Colorado and is in the process of completing his undergraduate Bachelor’s degree in Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado Boulder. He has a specific interest in Psychiatry and hopes to pursue a career as a physician and clinical researcher (M.D./PHD). In his free time he enjoys reading fantasy novels, rock climbing and snowboarding. Maximilian Joined Luca Lab Group in May 2018 and is currently working on method development and mechanistic studies related to carbon dioxide conversion.
UG, 2021, CU Boulder: maximilian[dot]bailey[at]colorado[dot]edu
Chloe is entering into her third year of the Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology program at the university of Colorado, Boulder. With her love of science, she hopes to pursue a career in research. Chloe joined the Luca Lab in March of 2018. In her free time she loves to read, and play volleyball, as well as enjoy the Colorado weather with her family and friends.
UG, 2021, CU Boulder: chloe[dot]huntzinger[at]colorado[dot]edu
Mikayla Hudak – !member-at-large!
Mikayla Hudak is a visiting undergraduate student from Gonzaga University with an interest in astrochemistry.
UG, Gonzaga – 2021
J. William Horstman – graduate research assistant – MS
Charles Martin – graduate research assistant -MS
Alyssia Lilio – postdoctoral scholar – 2017-2018 – LAPD forensics
Trevor Donadt – research staff 2017-2018