Tootle Lab Alumni

These are very important members of the lab who have now moved on to work on new projects and adventures.

Dan Kelpsch

Graduate Student

Dan has left the lab to pursue postdoctoral studies in the lab of Dr. Steve Farber at the Carnegie Institution for Science, Dept. of Embryology.

kelpsch@carnegiescience.edu

Chris Groen

Graduate Student

Prostaglandins regulate Fascin to control both actin cytoskeletal dynamics and nucleolar structure

Chris is currently a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Windebank Lab at the Mayo Clinic

Andrew Spracklen

Graduate Student

Prostaglandins temporally regulate actin dynamices

Andrew is currently a postdoctoral fellow in the Peifer Lab at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Dylane Wineland

Research Intern

Prostaglandin regulation of nuclear actin

Dylane has left the lab to pursue a Master’s in Genetic Counseling at Arcadia University

Emma Meador

Undergraduate

Emma has contributed to the lab’s studies on nuclear actin and is beginning to work with Michelle Giedt to study the interplay between prostaglandins, lipid droplets, and actin.

emma-meador@uiowa.edu

Kelsey Anliker

Undergraduate

Kelsey worked with Maureen Lamb to study Fascin in border cell migration. She just graduated from UIowa (May 2019) and is heading to France to teach English for a year.

kelsey-anliker@uiowa.edu

Nicole Koenigsman

Undergraduate

Jaycee Mandernach

Undergraduate

Jaycee is currently pursuing a PharmD degree at the University of Iowa

Noramalina Munira Mohd Nazri

Undergraduate

Jonathan Wong

Undergraduate

Shelly Miller

Undergraduate

Kenadie Wicks

Undergraduate

Carina Chandlee

Undergraduate

Sweta Sudhir

High-School Student

Sweta was a high school student that initially joined the lab through the SSTP program in 2014. She continued in the lab and assisted with our initial studies on nuclear actin during Drosophila oogenesis. In particular, she contributed to our studies on GFP-Actin induced nuclear actin rods.

Sweta is currently pursuing her undergraduate degree at Johns Hopkins University! She is graduating May 2019 and is taking a year to perform research before heading to medical school.

Danny Liggonegoro

Undergraduate

Melia Dunbar

Undergraduate

Aaron Parkinson

Undergraduate

Xiang Chen

Undergraduate

Chad Schuety

Undergraduate

Stephanie Meyer

Undergraduate