Corey Flanders
Corey Flanders

Corey Flanders (she/they) is an Assistant Professor in the Psychology and Education Department at Mount Holyoke College, and the director of the WISH research team. Corey conducts research with LGBTQ+ community on mental and sexual health equity and access, and in particular focuses on the health and wellness of bi+ community. Corey also enjoys made-for-tv sci-fi monster movies, and hanging out with their kiddos (2- and 4-legged, alike).

Milena Insalaco

Milena (she/they) is a junior at Mount Holyoke College majoring in Psychology and Philosophy and is pursuing a 5-College Certificate in Queer, Trans, and Sexuality Studies. She hopes to pursue a doctorate in clinical psychology and specialize in sex, sexuality, and self-acceptance. Milena is involved in many other activities at Mount Holyoke College including the Mount Holyoke Glee Club and the Animal Welfare Association. In their free time they enjoy reading, gardening, and playing Minecraft with their little brother.

April Kepler

April Kepler (she/they) is a senior at Mount Holyoke majoring in Psychology and working towards the Five College Certificate in Reproductive Rights, Health, and Justice. Her research interests span sexuality, fatphobia, chronic illness, and pain. Outside of academics, she is on the board of the Neurodiverse Students’ Association and enjoys a good book and a variety of crafts.

Saachi Khandpur

Saachi Khandpur is an international student and a senior at Mount Holyoke College. She is majoring in Psychology and Politics with a Certificate in Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice. She is interested in working with survivors of sexual violence who are also LGBTQ+ people, especially people of colour (POC) transnationally. In her free time, she likes to write, listen to music, and watch films (especially Bollywood films!).

Kelly Lam

Kelly Lam is a senior at Mount Holyoke College and is double majoring in Psychology and Statistics. Her research interests include the mental health and wellbeing of marginalized communities, particularly pertaining to sexuality, gender, and race. She is also involved at school as an officer of Asian/American Students In Action, otherwise known as AASIA. During Kelly's free time, she enjoys reading and writing poetry, sending letters to her friends, making boba, and learning different languages.

Hannah Middleton

Hannah is a senior at Mount Holyoke double majoring in Psychology and Statistics. She is interested in the mental health of adoptees, the mental and physical aftermath of children in custody battles, and the social belongingness of LGBTQ+ people of minorities. Hannah is a member of the varsity tennis team at Mount Holyoke. In her free time, she loves reading fiction, listening to music, and watching videos of corgis, bunnies, and manatees. 

Cecilia Myers-Rafferty

Hi! My name is Cecilia and I use she/her pronouns. I'm a junior with a major in Psychology and a minor in Critical Social Thought. My main research interests are in mental health and the impact stigma can have on anyone's mental well-being. A fun fact about me is that I love to tie-dye and draw in my freetime :)

Katherynn Susa

Kat (she/her) is a junior at Mount Holyoke College majoring in Psychology and Education. She is interested in mental health issues and trauma in children. During her free time, she enjoys being in her friends and family’s company, listening to music, and playing with her dog named Teddy.

Sydney Williams

Sydney Williams (she/her) '23


Psychology major, environmental studies minor


Research interests: Mental health, trauma, stigma, emotional processing, adolescent development


Fun fact: I have 16 aunts and uncles on my father's side 

​Meghan Arnold
Alma Bartnik
Issy Bohling
Melissa Carney
Ellen Chilemba
Sophie Desnoyers
Phoenix Edmond
Kate Farmer
Deborah Fashole Luke
Ofelia Garcia
Kirinia Gar-Macmichael
Jamie Humphrey
Seanna Issacs
Asiya Jawed
Brie Joseph​
Shayn Keiter-Massefski
Minah Kwon
Alaina Lee
Susie Lu
Riley Maddox
Sara Mahoney
Tai Masuda
Selime Salim
Sarah Shuler
Amanda Windsor
Amirah Winston
Mya Wright
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