M.S./Ph.D. Candidate, Development Sociology
Originally from Wolcott, IN, Kristie earned her B.A. in Sociology from Saint Mary's College in Notre Dame, IN (2018).
Broadly, she is interested in rural schools and communities and the way they are impacted by education policy and social conditions.
Kristie's research focuses on the local impacts of a state's education system by using a mixed methods approach.