Pennsylvania State University - University Park
Fall 2021 - Present
T is a first year PhD student in the Human Development and Family Studies Program at Pennsylvania State University. Prior to attending Penn State, T graduated from Baylor University with a degree in Child and Family Studies, and he has extensive experience working with children and their families in a variety of settings including a therapeutic childcare center, a summer heritage camp for adoptive families, and serving on a panel discussing the experiences of LGBTQ neurodivergent individuals. Their research interests include the experiences of LGBTQ indivdiuals and LGBTQ headed families, adoption, and the intersections of race, disability, and mental health on LGBTQ individuals. In his time outside of the classroom or the lab, T enjoys reading, writing poetry and prose, and watching Marvel movies.