Casey Olen came to Berkeley from Columbus, Ohio in fall of 2013. He is pursuing a B.S. in chemical biology with a minor in computer science. A member of the Hartwig group since winter of 2016, he currently works with Chris Hill on developing catalytic one-pot coupling reactions of primary alcohols and amines. He intends on pursuing organic chemistry in graduate school and hopes to develop software solutions to accelerate chemistry discovery and streamline research logistics. In his free time he enjoys rock climbing, playing drums, and reading poetry. Test.