2011, MS, Human Dimensions of Natural Resources, Colorado State University
2010, MEd, Secondary Education, Arizona State University
2008, BA, International Studies, California Lutheran University
2008, BA, Political Science, California Lutheran University
2008, BS, Environmental Science, California Lutheran University
Landscape ecology, socioecological systems, ecosystem services, land use/land cover change, human dimensions of natural resources, GIS and remote sensing
2013-Present, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Laboratory of Tree Ring Research, University of Arizona.
2012-2013, Graduate Research Assistant, Arid Lands Resource Sciences, University of Arizona.
2008-2010, Secondary Science Teacher, Agua Fria High School, Avondale, Arizona.
Calo A, Brause S, and Jones SA. 2012. Integrated Treatment with a Prescribed Burn and Postemergent Herbicide Demonstrates Initial Success in Managing Cheatgrass in a Northern Colorado Natural Area. Natural Areas Journal 32(3): 300-304.
Co-Principal Investigator: Western SARE 2018 Graduate Student Award
Environmental Professionals of Arizona (EPAZ) Scholarship (2016)
Harry Wayne Springfield Endowment Scholarship (2015)