Erin received her B.S. in Biology with a double major in Psychology concentrated in Neuroscience from the University of Richmond in 2022. Her senior project explored the impacts of adult neurogenesis on cognition and emotion in rodent models. This work was under Dr. Kelly Lambert, professor of Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of Richmond. Erin then joined the Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience under Dr. Peter Rapp as a postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow, where she currently investigates cognitive aging in animal models.