In 2020, Michala joined CFI and has since acted as a Public Health Data Analyst for the organization. In this role, she assists with research study development and design, data collection, data entry, coding, data analysis, interpretation, results-reporting, and manuscript preparation. She completed her B.S. in biology with a minor in epidemiology at The Ohio State University in spring 2022 and is starting her MPH in epidemiology in the fall of 2022. Outside of work and school, Michala enjoys traveling and trying new recipes.