I’m a visiting assistant professor at the Romney Institute of Public Management at BYU. I study how international NGO⁠s work in authoritarian countries and teach courses on data visualization and science communication.

I received a PhD in public policy and political science from Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy in 2017.

Latest blog post

Use ggplot to do fun and fancy things with Minard's famous plot of Napoleon's 1812 retreat from Russia.

Exploring Minard’s 1812 plot with ggplot2