Leslie Dunnigan provides research support to the California Community College Chancellor’s Office Institutional Effectiveness Partnership Initiative (IEPI). They assist with data management and support in the early steps of analysis. They have a BA in Psychology from California State University, Sacramento, where they focused on quantitative psychology and research methodology. Leslie is currently attaining a masters at California State University, Sacramento, in Psychology as part of Dr. Zach Schudson’s Psychology of Gender and Sexuality Lab. Broadly, their research interests are related to beliefs about identity, intersectionality, and structural forms of prejudice. Their graduate research examines ontological beliefs about identity categories and their relationship to real-world social issues.