Diego is a first-year Master’s student in the ADP program working in Dr. Winsler’s lab. He graduated from Portland State University in 2020 with a B.A. in Sociology and Psychology; and a minor in Computer Science. Before starting at GMU, he worked with the Center for Improvement of Child and Family Services, assisting with multiple research projects being done in partnership with the School of Social Work at Portland State University and Oregon Child Welfare touching on the fields of early childhood, family support, and cross-systems integration for children and youth. His research interests include social-emotional development, self-regulation, and studies of Hispanic and Latinx communities.