Casey Parker is currently a graduate student at Brown University, pursuing a Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology and Health Services. Her MPH work more narrowly focuses on improving mental health education in the public school curriculum. She possesses extensive education experience, in classroom and one-on-one settings. She began volunteering in a special needs integrated kindergarten classroom while in high school, has student taught both ECE and HS classes, and has held tutoring and teaching assistant positions, in addition to completing the MTEL. Her specialized competencies include ASD education, collegiate grammar, and writing, writing for research, ECE and HS mathematics, biostatistics, biology, chemistry, public speaking, and visual art. She earned her BS and BFA with high honors from Suffolk University and plans to pursue a medical doctorate following her MPH.