Annie Jung graduated from the University of Illinois Chicago with a B.A in Sociology. She is currently pursuing her master’s degree at the Jane Addams College of Social Work with a concentration in Organization and Community Practice. She is an intern for UIC’s Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy. She is under associate director Jessica Jonikas research team.
Melani Lopera graduated from Western Illinois University with a B.A in Psychology. She is currently pursuing a master’s in public health and social Work at UIC. She is an intern for the UIC Center of Mental Health Research and Policy. She is under Dr. Aranda’s research team for the National Initiative Training. She is also under Dr. Jonikas’s research team.