Chris founded the TOPS program in 1992, and he now oversees the general operation of the various TOPS programs. He is also the Chair of the Biochemistry Department, and Professor of Chemistry at Occidental College. firstname.lastname@example.org
Luis de la Cruz
Luis conducts the TOPS van visits, prepares and delivers TOPS kits, and oversees the TOPS weekend and summer seminars.
Kellee recently joined the TOPS Team in Spring 2018 and is working as the TOPS Coordinator. She graduated from Occidental College in 2012 with a BA in Biochemistry and will be finishing her Master’s Degree from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Biomedical Sciences and Translational Medicine in June 2018.
Ian Jan has been working for TOPS as a content creator and now the lead editor since his first-year at Occidental College. He is planning on majoring in Biochemistry with a minor in Physics and also works at the Critical Making Studio as a video peer learning adviser.
Ilya Hora recently joined TOPS in the Spring of 2018, as a social media worker and filmer. She lives in San Francisco and has grown up in both San Francisco and Hong Kong. She attended Northfield Mount Hermon, a boarding school in Western Massachussets, all four years of high school. Ilya will graduate Occidental College in 2021 and would like to study Psychology, Sociology or Cognitive Science but is still undecided. In the future, she hopes to work in the entertainment industry.