I am a U.S. and public historian who researches histories of women and gender, labor, education, and urban reform movements of the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries. I earned my PhD from the History Department at Loyola University Chicago in 2020. have professional experience in museum education, archives and collections management, historic preservation, and public programs through my previous work at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Newberry Library, and the Chicago Architecture Center.

I teach courses on U.S. history and public history in the History Department at Texas State University. You can visit my faculty page here.