Katie Fields

Position: President

Major: Health Science

Minor: Psychology

Future Goals: Become a Physician Assistant (PA), own too many pets

Other Involvement: UI Special Olympics, REACH Resident Assistant

Favorite UIBIO Event: Fall Meet & Greet

Hobbies: Knitting, Reading, and petting all the dogs in downtown Iowa City 

Jade Miller

Position: Vice President

Major: Biochemistry

Minors: German and Chemistry

Future Goals: Become a professor at a university or work at a research institute.

Other Involvement: Alpha Chi Sigma chemistry fraternity, St. Paul's Chapel student leadership, Undergraduate research 

Favorite UIBIO Event: Science Student Organization Fair

Hobbies: Music, going to football games, obsessing over my Microsoft Outlook calendar

Bridget Carroll

Position: Treasurer

Major: Statistics, Mathematics and Biology

Minor:  Computer Science 

Future Goals: work as a bioinformatician helping to fix problems

Other Involvement: Delta Zeta, Rho Lambda, WiSC, WISE, Order of Omega, 

Favorite UIBIO Event: the plant sale! 

Hobbies: Sports (watching, and playing), music and trying to keep my plants alive

Jayden Bisson

Position: Professional Liaison

Major: Chinese & Human Physiology

Future Goals: Medical school at Carver College of Medicine, adopt 20 dogs

Other Involvement: Neuro Research, Emergency Medical Technician, UIEMS

Favorite UIBIO Event: Elementary School Outreach Events

Hobbies: Running, Cooking, & Reading

Maram El-Geneidy

Position: Academic Director

Major: Interdepartmental Studies, health science track

Future Goals: Attend medical school 

Other Involvement: Minority Association of Pre-health Students, Black and Gold Figure Skating Club

Favorite UIBIO Event: Test prep session, Biology review sessions

Hobbies: Figure skating, piano, spending time with family

Josh Parbs

Position: Academic Director

Major: Biochemistry & Global Health Studies

Future Goals: To become your favorite family physician and see a giraffe in person

Other Involvement: ARH, NRHH, ICRU Fellow, Dance Marathon, Health Ninjas, Child Life Volunteer, Walk it Out, and Honors Student Staff

Favorite UIBIO Event: Tie Dye with Bill Nye

Hobbies: DANCING, drinking too much water, and playing with plants and animals

Harper Gagliano

Position: Recruitment Director 

Major: Human Physiology

Future Goals: Become a General Nurse Practitioner!

Other Involvement: UIowa Latham, Undergraduate research

Favorite UIBIO Event: Tie Dye & Bill Nye

Hobbies: Running, crafting, watching movies, spending time with friends, & petting my cats!

Sophie Granger

Position: Outreach Coordinator

Major: French, Pre-Med

Future Goals: become a forensic pathologist, go on an African safari, cuddle with a baby elephant

Other Involvement: Biochemistry research assistant, Burn Trauma Unit volunteer, Translate Iowa Project translator

Favorite UIBIO Event: Research Shadowing

Hobbies: listening to true crime podcasts, doing yoga, & binge watching Cartoon Network

Owen Alford

Position: Volunteer Coordinator

Major: Neurobiology

Future Goals: Attend medical school and become a neurosurgeon or pediatric surgeon

Other Involvement: Green Laboratory, Honors in the Major

Favorite UIBIO Event: MCAT/GRE/DAT Information Seminar and Panel

Hobbies: Running, watching and going to football and basketball games, Intramural sports, gardening

Ricky Lozano Flores

Position: Communications Director

Major: Biology 

Future Goals: Become a Medical Scientist or Physician

Other Involvement: UIHC Volunteering, Undergraduate Research, IBA student

Favorite UIBIO Event: Plant sale!

Hobbies: Taking naps, watching movies, and looking at cute dog videos

Brianna Iverson

Position: Social Event Coordinator

Major: Biology 

Future Goals: Becoming a surgeon 

Other Involvement: STAR, Immunity Campaign, undergraduate research

Favorite UIBIO Event: Tie Dye

Hobbies: Reading, watching movies, and cheering on the Dallas Cowboys 

McKenna Knock

Position: Study Group Coordinator

Major: Biochemistry

Future Goals: To become a clinical pharmacist

Other Involvement: WiSE, AXE, Dance Marathon, UIHC volunteer

Favorite UIBIO Event:  Tie Dye

Hobbies: binge watching crime TV shows, listening to podcasts, and of course cheering the Hawks on!