The Teamsters!

Taylor Stinson Undergraduate Researcher

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.

Contact: Taylor[dot]


Tessa Myren, G1

Tessa Myren grew up in Pierre, South Dakota where she worked in hermother’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.


Contact: tessa[dot]myren[at]


Annalisa Ugarte – G1: annalisa[dot]urgarte[at]

Jared Anderson – Research Staff : jared[dot]anderson[at]

David Conner – UG, 2020, CU Boulder: david[dot]conner[at]

Maximilian Bailey – UG, 2021, CU Boulder: maximilian[dot]bailey[at]colorado[dot]edu

Chloe Huntzinger – UG, 2021, CU Boulder: chloe[dot]huntzinger[at]colorado[dot]edu

Mikayla Hudak – UG, Gonzaga – 2021


Alyssia Lilio – postdoctoral scholar – 2017-2018 – LAPD forensics

Trevor Donadt – research staff 2017-2018