George joined the Friesen lab in Fall 2015 as a technician. He facilitates greenhouse experiments and serves as a support to graduate students and post-docs.
George graduated from North Carolina State University in 2010 with a B.S. in mathematics. After working in finance for 2 years, he began working at various production greenhouses and taking courses in horticulture and plant science. He moved to Lansing, MI in the fall of 2015 and began working at the Friesen Lab.
When not in the lab, he is mountain biking, being a landlord, drinking beer at Eagle Monk brewery, gardening or eating durian fruit.