Kelly Uchima

Kelly Uchima is a Project Coordinator for the Family Resiliency Center and has been an integral part of the Strong Kids 2 Research Project since 2013. As an undergraduate, she learned to conduct field work and data collection that contributed to studying childhood health and discovered a deep interest in research. Upon graduating with a BS in Agricultural Consumer Economics and a minor in Communication from the University Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Kelly became a Strong Kids family specialist and gained experience conducting research, coding and collaborative academic publications.