Eli joined the lab in Spring 2012 to assist Kali Lader with her research involving fungal associations with Sequoia sempervirens. He is a musician and a cook turned botanist and is continuting his education at UC Berkeley after having been at City College of San Francisco for six years. He has a passion for fungi, especially ectomycorrhizal associations.
Major: Genetics and Plant Biology (GPB 2013)
Future: Become a professor at a Community College.