Summer Elias joined the department of Biomedical Engineering at WUSTL in the Fall of 2015. She is currently enrolled at Washington University’s engineering dual degree program where she is completing her second Bachelor’s in Biomedical Engineering and her Master’s in Chemical Engineering. She previously graduated from Willamette University with a B.A. in Mathematics. While at Willamette Univ, she researched theories and techniques in Modern Cryptology.