Tim is currently a Geography student on the Geospatial Tech Associates degree track in the Geography department at Monroe Community College (RIT). He has a BS in Cinema production from San Francisco State and a Master's in International Relations from California State University, Fresno. His research is focused on the additional pressures faced by physically disabled migrants and refugees, their treatment, their support, and how they adapt. He intends to use his education and research to aid in building resilience in humanitarian programs for those most in need. In his free time, he enjoys photography, reading, hiking, and travel.