Kristina Johnson-Yates, MSW, LSW
Kristina Johnson-Yates is a Doctoral Student in the Urban Education Studies program at Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis. Her roles as a University professor, social worker, yoga instructor, and diversity and inclusion trainer/consultant have shaped her understanding of the importance of representation and acceptance. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Family, Youth, and Community Sciences from the University of Florida and a Master of Social Work from Indiana University. Her research interests include Black feminist studies, Queer theory, and the intersecting notions of student success.