Mackenzie Pitts

Mackenzie Pitts

EDUCATION

B.S. Mechanical Engineering – Auburn University


RESEARCH INTEREST

Mackenzie is interested in evaluating injury risk and rehabilitation of lower extremities. She is currently gaining new skills in research methodology and analysis by exploring biomechanical responses and adaptations to performance footwear.


HOBBIES

Reading, playing guitar, hiking, fantasy football, finding the best chai latte

Mia Hoffman

Mia has long straight blonde hair and is wearing a white and black striped blazer on a balcony

Mia has long straight blonde hair and is wearing a white and black striped blazer on a balcony

EDUCATION

BS, Mechanical Engineering, minor in Bioengineering – University of Notre Dame


RESEARCH INTEREST

Mia works at the intersection of accessibility, biomechanics, and rehabilitation medicine. Her work primarily focuses on the development and translation of assistive technology for young children with disabilities. She is currently developing a low-cost switch kit for digital play and testing various technologies to support On-Time mobility for preambulatory kids.


HOBBIES

Hiking, Running, Trail Running, Reading, Exploring the PNW

Additional Resources:

Personal website: https://miahoffmannd.github.io/

Charlotte Caskey

Charlotte wearing brown glasses in a blue shirt and gray scarf smiling in front of a green bush..

Charlotte wearing brown glasses in a blue shirt and gray scarf smiling in front of a green bush..

EDUCATION

BS, Biomedical Engineering, Concentration: Biomechanics, Minor: Ethics – North Carolina State University


RESEARCH INTEREST

Charlotte is interested in using rehabilitation biomechanics to improve the quality of life of people with limited mobility. She is currently researching the application of spinal stimulation to improve physical therapy outcomes in children with cerebral palsy.


HOBBIES

Painting, learning ukulele, rock climbing, and hiking