2011 – 2013 
Technical assistant training for natural history museums and research institutes, Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung, (natural science research society) Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2004 – 2007
Associate of Arts Degree General Art
Associate of Arts Degree English, College of Southern Idaho, USA

2000 – 2004
High School Diploma, Jerome High School, ID USA

Further Education

'Oxyfuel technology and gas shield welding' course, PanGas, Winterthur, CH

2013  – 2015 
Voluntary work on geological preparation, LWL- Natural History Museum, Münster, DE


Since 2015
Osteology preparator, Natural History Museum Basel

Projects and Museum Activities

Reconstruction of an Archaeopteryx

Treatment of pyrite-damaged fossils with ammonia and paraffin

Profitalk 'Fossils' 2015

Production of exhibits for the new permanent exhibition 'Nature Showcase'