Tyra has joined the First Witness team as a 2019 Summer Intern. She currently studies at the University of Minnesota Duluth, majoring in criminology with a minor in psychology. Throughout her undergraduate education she has taken classes specifically focusing on inequality, social change, feminist theory, and child development. Previously, she has worked as the Social Justice Task Force leader for a Minnesota-wide organization on campus. Currently works as a resident assistant at UMD and as a YWCA Youth Worker here in Duluth. After graduation she intends to apply to graduate school for forensic psychology. While interning at First Witness, Tyra is excited to increase her knowledge of forensic interviewing, and to gain experience in child abuse prevention methods.