Kristin is the lab manager and a research assistant in the Language Creation Lab. She received her B.A. in Psychology with minors in ASL/Deaf Studies and Neuroscience from the College of the Holy Cross in 2018. She is passionate about working with deaf and special needs communities. Specifically, she is interested in researching how language (or lack thereof) affects other cognitive abilities and aims to improve educational and diagnostic practices for deaf and special needs individuals. Her future plans are to go to graduate school to pursue a Ph.D. in clinical psychology.