Flora grew up in Auckland, New Zealand. She graduated with a B.S. in Chemistry from UC Berkeley in 2021, where she worked in Prof. Judith Klinman’s group developing synthetic tools to study protein dynamics and energy transfer in enzyme catalysis. Before graduate school, Flora interned at different biotech companies to explore sustainable methods in catalysis and product development. Outside of lab, Flora enjoys traveling, reading, and exploring dessert stores.
florafan ‘at’ chem.ucla.edu (She|her|hers)