Kayla M. Hoskins is a doctoral student in the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University. Her research focuses on victimization, gender, reentry, identity, and improving the circumstances of vulnerable populations. Previously, she served as the Assistant Director of Youth Advancement Through Athletics (YATA), a multifaceted development program for court-involved adolescents. She earned her B.A. in Psychology and M.S. in Criminal Justice from Michigan State University.