Elisabeth "Kate" Sears

Research Aide

Kate Sears joined the Center in August 2016 as a research aide for the Fast Track Project. Originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan, she graduated from Albion College with a B.A. in neuroscience and psychology and a minor in cellular and molecular biology in May 2016. She completed a neuroscience thesis on the prenatal risks associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Sears became interested in family and child policy while completing an internship with at-risk youth in a residential facility. She plans to attend graduate school in the near future.


  • B.A., Neuroscience and Psychology Albion College - 2016