J’Mauri received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from The Ohio State University in 2019 and is currently a graduate student in the Department of Sociology at Indiana University. As an undergraduate, her research focused on the influence of social media and social comparisons on self-esteem. Additionally, she served as a research assistant for Laura Frizzell and Sadé Lindsay in their study "Police Violence: A Shift Toward Impacts on Black Women." Her current research interests lie in mental health, medical sociology, and social psychology. In particular, she seeks to implement an intersectional approach to explore mental health outcomes for marginalized populations, as well as examine the implications of misogynoir and colorism on the Self.