Kelsie Payne

Undergraduate Institution:  Maryville College 
   
Major: B.A. in Psychology 
   
Year entered at BSU: 2014 
   
Degree at BSU: M.S. in Sport and Exercise Psychology/M.A. in Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Track 
   
Jobs/GA at BSU: Graduate Assistant for Mr. Aaron Brewer in the Department of Educational Studies.
   
Research at BSU: N/A
   
Personal Research Interests:      Sports-related injuries and accompanying mental/emotional stress; sport-related gender issues, motivation, media and athlete psychology, and athletic relationships. 
   
Advice for Future Students: Start now and stay on top of the game.  Also, don't pick a school just because its close to home; go where is the BEST fit for you and you only.   
   
Career Interests: Working at a top-tier university and/or professional organization as a Sport Psychology Consultant.