University of Tennessee
Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Master's of Science, 2015.

University of Tennessee College of Law

Juris Doctorate, 2011

Howard University
Bachelor's of Science, 2008.

As an undergraduate, I studied the effect of urbanization on leaf litter breakdown in streams. I studied under the National Science Foundation’s Undergraduate Mentoring in Environmental Biology (UMEB) Program and the William & Mary Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Watershed Ecology.

Photo by MJ Paul.