About Me


I am a sixth year PhD student in the Computer Science department at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.  I am a part of the Scientific Computing group. I work with Dr. Michael Heath developing numerical methods for solving linear systems.

Before UIUC

Before UIUC, I did my undergrad at Grand Valley State University (Allendale, MI).  My undergraduate degree was in Computer Science.  I worked with Dr. Greg Wolffe in the Distributed Execution Network (DEN) Lab on a GPU-accelerated signal processing toolkit for Python.