Year you entered the program: 2018
Hometown: Meriden, CT
Current program (MA or PhD and area of specialization):
- PhD, Human Development and Family Studies with a specialization in Gerontology
- BA, Psychological Sciences with a minor in Gerontology UConn 2018
- Older Adults, i.e., cognitive functioning, driving.
Major Advisor: Dr. Laura Donorfio
Associate Advisor: Dr. Kevin Manning, UConn Health Center, Dept. of Psychiatry
Assistantship experience (year(s) title): See CV
Awards/scholarships/fellowships (year(s) award): See CV
In personal news, I am married to my high school sweetheart, Joe. We have two children, Nicholas and Stephanie. Nicholas and my daughter-in-law, Jeniece, have an adorable son, Frederic. Stephanie and her significant other, Nicholas, have a rescue dog named Bug. My Mom, Bea, and my brother and sister-in-law, John and Sherry, round out my immediate family.