Cara recently joined the Center for Educational Opportunity Programs as Office Manager. She is currently a nontraditional student at the University of Kansas, studying English and Applied Behavioral Sciences with an emphasis in Child Research. She feels passionate about the McNair Scholars mission and enjoys working closely with students, staff, and faculty to support their goals. Cara spent her childhood in Florida, Hawaii, and several outposts in between. Seven years ago, she and her family happily made Lawrence their home.