Baylor University
Psychology and Neuroscience
College of Arts and Sciences

Current Students
Students currently enrolled in the Psy.D. program at Baylor are listed below. Their hometowns and post-secondary education institutions and fields of study are included.

Laura Hillmann, Westerville, OH
Mary Washington College, BS Psychology

Class of 2014
Chelsea Boska, Madison, NJ
Drew University, BA in Psychology, Sociology & French

Samantha Collum, St. Paul, MN
Connecticut College, BA in Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychology

Kara Emery, China Grove, NC
Connecticut College, BA in Psychology and Italian

Natalie Passanante, Baltimore, MD
Emory University, BA in Psychology & French

Jason Steadman, Dalton, GA
University of Evansville, BA in Psychology

Miriam Varghese, Albertson, NY
Vassar College, BA in Psychology

Elil Yuvarajan, Denver, CO
Washington University, BA in Psychology
Purdue University West Lafayette, MS in Human Resource Management

Class of 2015
Lauren Greenberg, Oak Park, CA
University of California, Los Angeles, BA in Psychology

Karen Luley, Aurora, IL
University of Florida, BS Psychology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, PhD Neurobiology

Natalie Nichols, Carrollton, TX
University of Oklahoma, BA Psychology

Ed Rogers, Manassas, VA
The Catholic University of America BEE Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
Loyola University Maryland MS in Clinical Psychology

Sarah Skipper, Victoria, TX
Baylor University, BS in Psychology


Class of 2016

Cecily Anders, Arlington, TX
University of Texas - Austin, BA in Psychology and Communications Studies
MBA in Human Resources

Juliette Bowers, Morgan Hill, CA
Canisius College, BA in Psychology
University of Denver, MA in Sport and Performance Psychology

Matthew Breuninger, Scranton, PA
University of Scranton, BA in English Literature
Ave Maria University, MA in Theology

Justine Grosso, Princeton Junction, NJ
Rutgers University, BA in Psychology/Communication

Nicholas Olendzki, Sterling, MA
Carleton College, BA in Philosophy

Derek Ramsey, Billings, MT
Stanford University, BS in Biological Sciences

Danielle Young, Asheville, NC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA in Psychology


Class of 2017

Elizabeth Coe, Fountain Valley, CA
Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA, BA in Psychology and
minor in Hispanic Studies

Lauren Farwell, Austin, TX
Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, BA in Sociology; Pepperdine University, Malibuy, CA, MA University of Texas, Austin, M.Ed.

Kimberly Hickman, Irvine, CA
University of California, Los Angeles, BA in Psychology

Will Hunter, Columbia, SC
Davidson College, Davidson, NC, BS in Psychology

Rachel Kantor, Lake Oswego, OR
Columbia University, New York, NY, BA in Psychology

Amelia Yu, San Jose, CA
Pomona College, Claremont, CA, BA in Neuroscience, minor in Psychology


Class of 2018

Stephanie Jernigan, Davidson, NC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BS in Psychology

Katherine L'Esperance, Millbury, MA
St. Johns University, Jamaica, NY, BA in Psychology and BS in Criminal Justice

Priscilla Maranville, San Antonio, TX
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, BA in Psychology/Communications

Hyeji Na, Chicago, IL
Emory University, Atlanta, GA, BA in Psychology

Halle Ross, Rockford, TN
Baylor University, Waco, TX, BA in Psychology

Kelsi Umekubo, Agora Hills, CA
University of California, Los Angeles, BA in Psychology

Nancy Wheless, Houston, TX
University of Texas, Austin, BS in Psychology