I am a PhD candidate in Computer Science at The Graduate Center, CUNY. I am working under the advisement of Dr. Delaram Kahrobaei with a research interest in Cryptography, Algorithmic Group Theory, and Machine Learning.

I received my M.S. with distinction in Pure Mathematics from DePaul University in 2015. I completed additional graduate pure mathematics coursework at The Graduate Center, CUNY, including passing qualifying exams in Algebra and Topology. I graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Pure Mathematics from DePaul University in 2012, Summa Cum Laude.