Lexie Beard, G2
Lexie was born and raised in Ankeny, Iowa. She left the land of geodes and presidential candidates to study biochemistry at Baylor University, where she worked on total synthesis in the lab of Dr. John L. Wood. Lexie also has two cats, named Nemo and Dory! Her hobbies include playing with her cats, cooking (probably for her cats), and watching movies (probably Finding Nemo).