Audrey Johnson is a native Michigander. Her life-long interest in natural science and the outdoors lead her to a career in biology. After finishing her undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan, she worked as a lab manager and attended graduate school in aquatic ecology at Eastern Michigan University. She is happy to be a member of the Plant Research Laboratory at Michigan State. In her free time she enjoys sewing, outdoor activities, and spending time with her husband and children.