Milena is a molecular biologist experienced in using interdisciplinary approaches to address complex biological questions. She obtained her B.Sc. at Sofia University in Bulgaria. She moved to the Netherlands where she received a M.Sc. from Leiden University and a Ph.D. at FOM Institute AMOLF. She later moved to Boston to pursue postdoctoral research at MIT. Prior to joining Catalog, she also worked as a solution consultant at SHYFT Analytics. Out of work, Milena enjoys hiking, gardening, and playing with her cat and dog.