Karin earned her B.S. in Psychology with a concentration in Neuroscience from Roanoke College in 2012 and joined the Middle School Writing Project in early 2014. She has worked as a special needs tutor, habilitation technician with non-verbal individuals, and events coordinator at a summer program for students with language based learning disabilities. Her research interests include the neural correlates of language perception and production. When she has spare time she likes to read, go on adventures near and far, and enjoy time with friends and family.