Alyssa Franklin is a student in the Sociology PhD Program. Her current research centers around care work and health. Her broader research interests include health, work, gender, and race & ethnicity. For the 2020-21 academic year, she will be working with Mandy's Farm. She is passionate about applied and public sociology, so she is grateful for the opportunity to take part in the Evaluation Lab. She is from St. Louis, Missouri, but has been in Albuquerque for over two years now and loves it here.