Marina joined the team in October of 2016 as an Undergraduate Research Volunteer in Seattle, and is now on the staff in Wisconsin as an Associate Research Specialist. She graduated from the University of Washington with a major in Human Evolutionary Biology and minor in Comparative Literature in Winter of 2017. She will be attending the University of Wisconsin, Madison for graduate school in Population Health Sciences in Fall of 2018. After graduation, she hopes to pursue a career in epidemiology research. She is interested in how social media can allow for a new and interesting way of observing health behaviors in adolescents unlike other forms of data gathering, particularly in how they perceive the behaviors of their peers on social media.