Past Members: Where are they now?

Sarah Maloney, B.S. joined the lab as an undergraduate research assistant in August 2011 and graduated from NKU in May of 2013. After graduation she continued working in the AmED lab as the lab's full time research assistant until July 2015. Starting in August of 2015, she began a PhD program at Virginia Commonwealth University focusing on Health Psychology. She is currently the Graduate Research Assistant for Dr. Thomas Eissenberg in the Center for the Study of Tobacco Products lab. Her current research is examining the safety and abuse potential of e-cigarettes.

Heather Hertzenberg graduated in May of 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in psychology. She worked in the lab from August 2012 to May 2015 and conducted an honors project that examined the relationship between college student's AUDIT scores and postings of drinking on their Facebook profiles. She is currently working for the Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health as a case manager. She intends to work for a year and continue with graduate school in the fall of 2016 or 2017. 

 

Corey Leach graduated in May of 2015 with Bachelors in Science in Psychology and Chemistry (Pre-Medicine). Corey plans to attend Optometry school after graduation and hopes to open up his own private practice one day.  

Amy (Henges) Stamates, B.S. joined the lab as an undergraduate in January 2010, and graduated from NKU in December 2010. After graduation, she continued working the AmED lab as a research assistant. From August 2011 to August 2013, Amy served as the lab's full-time research assistant. Amy has received a GRA fellowship for the Applied Experimental PhD program at Old Dominion University working under Dr. Cathy Lau-Barraco continuing investigations on alcohol consumption. For more information, please visit Amy's academic website: http://amystamates.weebly.com/index.html

Meagan (Howard) Ramsey, M.S., joined the lab from 2009 to 2011 and graduated from NKU in Spring 2011. She completed her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Developmental psychology at West Virginia University. She is currently a post-doctoral Fellow at the University of Utah.

Renee Meister worked in the lab from 2013 to 2014 and graduated from NKU in the Spring of 2014 with a degree in Psychology and a minor in Couseling in Human Services. She is now completeing her Masters in Couseling at NKU. She is currently working at The Point ARC in Northern Kentucky while completing her Master's degree.

Desia Talbott graduated in the Spring of 2014. Her major was in Psychology and has a minor in Criminalistics and Honors. She joined the lab her Senior year to complete her Honors in Psychology Project investigating the effects of alcohol mixed with energy drinks on simulated driving, police standardized field sobriety testing, and perceived intoxication. She currently works for U.S. Bank in Louisville.

Chelsea (Morley) Young, B.S., joined the lab from 2009 to 2011 and graduated from NKU in Spring 2011. She is a 4-H Program Assistant for the Grant County Cooperative Extension Office. She has been aceepted into the Adult Learning and Development Master's Program at Western Kentucky University.

Matt Gannon, B.S., joined the lab in Fall 2010 to Spring 2011 and graduated from NKU in Fall 2011. He is a Research Assistant in Dr. Mark Bardgett's lab at Northern Kentucky University. Matt has been accepted to the Experimental Psychology doctoral program at the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville.

 

Clifford Brown joined the lab from Fall 2011 to Spring 2012. He is currently the full-time research assistant for Dr. Mark Bardgett's lab. He graduated NKU in 2013.

Adrienne Daugherty, B.A., joined the lab from Fall 2011 to Spring 2012 and graduated from NKU in Spring 2012. She is currently enrolled in the  Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at Northern Kentucky University.

Rachael Murray, B.S., joined the lab in Spring 2011 and graduated from NKU in 2011. She is a Clinical Coordinator II at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center in the Division of Asthma Research.

Heather Elstun, B.S., joined the lab during Spring and Fall 2012. She graduated in Fall 2012 and is now working as a Clinical Research Associate at Medpace. 

Elyse Adams joined the lab during Spring and Fall 2012 and graduated from NKU in May 2013. She currently works for Kroger in their Human Resources department.

Johora Paeda joined the lab from October 2011 to Spring 2012. She graduated from NKU in Spring 2012. She is currently working on her Master's degree in School Counseling at Northern Kentucky University.

Amber Soden joined the lab in Fall 2011. She graduated in May 2014 with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. She works at Fidelity as a project manager in sales research. 

 

 

 

Other past members:

Dana Vice, M.A.

Sean Malley, B.S.

Michael Statham, B.A.