I am a journalist from Chicago. My work has appeared in South Side WeeklyIn These TimesAl Jazeera, Scientific American, NatureThe ScientistSymmetry, and Smithsonian Magazine

In 2019, I joined South Side Weekly as the politics section editor. Our June 10, 2020 issue, "Chicago Reacts to the Killing of George Floyd," won the 2020 Peter Lisagor award for Best Special News Section. 

Before I became a journalist, I did laboratory and field work in life-sciences research.