Hometown: Billings, Mont.
College: Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora
Outside Interests: Fly-fishing, mountain biking, tandem road biking, backpacking, hiking, photography, drone piloting, off-roading
Medical Interests: Rural healthcare, wilderness medicine, use of drones/unmanned aerial vehicles for medical purposes.
Life before Medicine: Growing up, I participated in 4-H, raising hogs to show at MontanaFair. I also joined Boy Scouts of America, ultimately becoming an Eagle Scout. After my first year at BYU, I served a mission in Sᾶo Paulo, Brazil for 2 years, which sparked my interest in public health and healthcare disparities.
Favorite Music: Neil Young, Marty Robins, Alt-J.
Favorite Movies: Back to the Future, Christopher Nolan movies, Top Gun.
Why you chose MFMR: I knew that MFMR has excellent faculty and residents and that training here would prepare me well for whatever opportunities after residency. I also grew up in Billings and wanted to maintain a close connection to family and friends in the area.