Isabella Petitta is a research assistant helping with various lab projects. In 2021, she obtained her B.S. in Environmental Science with minors in Biology and Psychology from Allegheny College in Meadville, PA (USA). Isabella’s research interests include wild bee ecology in agricultural landscapes, native bee population monitoring, and anthropogenic influences on wild bee communities. Her undergraduate senior thesis examined wild bee abundance, richness, and diversity in conventional soybean fields in Pennsylvania.