Micaela is a research scientist and technical writer based in Dearborn, Michigan. She brings a decade of experience in the biotechnology field including product development, synthetic biology, regulatory affairs, and grant writing. She earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in biomedical engineering from Boston University and her Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from Wayne State University with a focus on infectious disease diagnostics and optical spectroscopy.

Micaela has served as senior scientist and laboratory manager for biotech startups in the Detroit area. She uses her history of scientific knowledge, skills, and publication to create content that is compelling and accessible.
In her free time, Micaela enjoys traveling to find the best coffee shops with her husband and gardening while her dog, Ivy, lays in the sun.