Calla is an engineer, biologist, and writer. Her mission is to use her analytical and writing skills to solve problems in drug development. Calla is a recent graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with a bachelors in chemical engineering and minors in biomedical engineering and English. Currently, she is an Associate in bioanalytical process development at Amgen in Boston and a master’s student in microbiology at the University of Florida. In addition to science, Calla is an avid short story writer. Her works have been published in collegiate literary magazines and emerging writers’ anthologies.