Michelle Houston is a Program Manager at the Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer’s Center. She received her Master of Arts in Adult Development and Aging from the University of Akron in May of 2018, where she also earned a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology in 2016. While at the University of Akron, Michelle conducted research exploring age differences in cognitive function, specifically related to creativity, memory, and attention. She also worked with the Conquer Chiari Research Center, exploring neuropsychological and neuroimaging correlates of cerebellar disorders.
In her free time, Michelle enjoys hiking the beautiful trails around Tennessee and exploring the food scene around Nashville!