Kelsey Lunsford is a native Floridian, growing up in Palm Beach County. She moved to Orlando in 2016 to attend the University of Central Florida where she received a bachelor’s degree in human communication. She is currently still studying at UCF and is now a second-year master’s student studying communication and is a Graduate Teaching Associate for the Nicholson School of Communication & Media. Broadly, her research interests intersect health communication and interpersonal communication.