DJ joined Achieve Consulting Team in 2015 as a Vocational Consultant. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in 2008 from The Evergreen State College. He has a diverse work history in the sciences as a neotropical canopy ant researcher, a National Park Service entomologist, and a research lab manager at the University of Rhode Island. He has also worked as an arborist and a mechanic. He’s an avid mountain biker and proponent of science, skepticism, evidence-based medicine, and the Oxford comma.