Bowens, Zach

Genetics Instructor

Bowens, Zach

Zach joined GGC's Division of Education in 2019. He travels across South Carolina providing laboratory instruction for middle and high school students, both in their classrooms as well as on board the Gene Machine Mobile Science Lab. He also works with groups visiting the Greenwood Genetic Center providing presentations, labs, and tours of the GGC campus. Zach also assists in the development of new labs and activities for the Center's educational outreach programs.

Contact Information

Office: (864) 388-1711
Fax: (864) 388-1062
zbowens@ggc.org

Education

  • B.S, Biology and Psychology, Erskine College, 2018

Meet Reggie Roper

Meet Reggie Roper

Reggie has been part of the GGC family for over 18 years. He has short stature, webbing of his hands, pulmonary stenosis, seizures and hydrocephalus along with developmental delay. He carried an initial diagnosis of cardiofaciocutaneous (CFC) syndrome; however, as genetic testing advanced, GGC made the diagnosis of Noonan-like syndrome with loose anagen hair by identifying a mutation in the SHOC2 gene. He is also an active participant in the Greenwood Community Theatre's Penguin Project. "GGC is...

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