Kori Ault coordinates research activities for numerous projects related to tree biotechnology and genomics, with particular focus on field data collection and site operations. Kori has been working with the Strauss Lab at Oregon State University as the Forest Genetics and Biotechnology Program Manager since 2011. Her current projects include the regulation of flowering in poplar and sweetgum trees, and examining heterosis in hybrid poplars. Kori received her B.S. from Cornell College in 2007 and M.S. from Central Washington University in 2010.