Leadership roles: Leadership Committee for NIU Cross Country, Captain of Track and Cross Country, and Leader of Church Youth Group in high school
I am involved in: NIU Cross Country and Track, the Honors Program, Research Rookies, and Church Youth Group.
Scholarships I have received include an Athletic Scholarship, the Grant Wheeler Memorial, and NIU Academic Scholarships.
An academic goal: Masters in Clinical Psychology, Ph.D
Career goal: Psychologist specifically focusing on LGBT and Intersex community.
How will Research Rookies help you further your academic and career goals?: Research Rookies has taught me how to how to work in a lab setting where I control the experiments instead of taking them from a book like is done in the classroom. This program has also added a unique and extremely valuable piece to add to my resume that will make me stick out to schools and possible employers.
In my free time I like to run, read, and see friends and family.