Hannah Saunders grew up in Oak Creek, Wisconsin and received her bachelor’s degree in child psychology from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. Currently, she is a fourth-year applied developmental science doctoral candidate, and she received her Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from CSU in 2016. She is currently working on her dissertation, studying the effects of intergenerational trauma on parent-child interactions and young children. Hannah also enjoys working as a clinician in the Child Trauma and Resilience Assessment Center, with a focus on early childhood. Following graduation from CSU, Hannah hopes to continue working in a both clinical and research settings, developing and implementing programs that promote the well-being of young children and their families. In her free time, she enjoys trail running, travel, and spending time at her cabin in northern Minnesota.