Nina joined the Rennie Center with a background in education research. Nina received both her M.Ed in Education Research, Measurement, and Evaluation and B.A. in Human Development from Boston College. During her graduate studies, Nina was a Research Associate at the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS). She also was an Instructional Assistant in a developmental education environment at Learning Resources for Student-Athletes. As an undergraduate at Boston College, Nina worked at the Boston Public School Gardner Pilot Academy and maintains a strong interest in full-service schools and initiatives focusing on at-risk students. Prior to graduate school, Nina was a Senior Recruiter for ClinLab Staffing, a biotechnology staffing firm.