Graduate: University of Wisconsin-Madison

August 2018 - Present

Studying Computer Architecture

Undergraduate: Iowa State University

August 2013 - December 2017

B.S. Computer Engineering, Mathematics (GPA: 4.0)

Professional Experience

Hardware Development Engineer Intern, Simple Machines, Inc.

January 2018 - Present

Details will be shared when I can!

Software Development Engineer Intern, Microsoft

Summer 2017

Developed a modified version of Qemu to operate as a device emulation service
Debugged Windows running with various emulated devices provided by Qemu

Summer 2016

Prototyped support for DMA remapping in the Windows HAL
Demonstrated DMA remapping can be used with various in-box drivers without modification

Summer 2015

Leveraged data analytics and Azure Machine Learning to enhance gated checkin failure analysis process

Undergraduate Research Assistant, ISU Computational Physics and Mechanics Laboratory

2014 - 2017

Authored open-source C++ framework for genetic algorithms
Developed Cuda accelerated computational mechanics applications
Leveraged high performance computing to streamline simulations
Currently involved in co-authoring several research papers

Undergraduate Technical Intern, Rockwell Collins

2012 - 2015

Developed VBA for Excel scripts to measure system verification progress metrics
Authored a tool for SELinux policy analysis based on graph search algorithms
Wrote system test applications in C++, C#, Objective-C, and Python

Software High School Technical Intern, Rockwell Collins

2011 - 2012

Modified utility tools to provide new functionality in managed C++
Recreated UML model from code for system verification

Teaching Experience

Peer Mentor, Iowa State Computer Engineering Department

2015 - Present

Lead lab sections for freshman programming course
Engaged with students to help them learn C

Freshman Honors Research Mentor, ISU Computational Physics and Mechanics Laboratory

Spring 2017

Mentored freshman students who joined my research group on their research projects
Helped them learn basics of machine learning and how to use it in a real world application


Assisted organizing Iowa Regional Future Cities Competition, 2010 – Present
Assisted organizing HackISU Hackathon, Fall 2014
Member of Iowa State CyHack leadership, 2014
Volunteered at Nvidia GPU Technology Conference, 2015

Awards and Honors

Valedictorian of graduating high school class
Placed 1st at HackISU Hackathon, Spring 2014, Spring 2015
Iowa State Honor Roll, 2013 –
Top 2% of class so far, 2013 –
Member of Tau Beta Pi
Received Tau Beta Pi Scholarship