Greetings, students, and families! I am thrilled to be your Biology teacher for the upcoming year. With a deep-rooted passion for the intricate world of life sciences, I am dedicated to fostering a curious and enthusiastic learning environment. My journey in biology has spanned research in genetics at UCLA and I cannot wait to share my knowledge and experiences with each of you. Together, we will explore the wonders of the natural world, unravel the mysteries of cells, ecosystems, and genetics. We will embark on a journey of scientific discovery that will ignite your curiosity and understanding of the living organisms that surround us.