Kristin V. Christodulu, Ph.D. received her B.A. degree in psychology and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology from the University at Albany, State University of New York. She also has an M.S. degree in exercise and sport science from the Pennsylvania State University. Kristin is a Clinical Associate Professor in the department of Psychology at the University at Albany, SUNY and is Director of the Center for Autism. Kristin is a licensed psychologist in both New York and Maryland. She has extensive experience in research, education, and training specific to autism spectrum disorders. Kristin oversees a statewide network of Regional Centers for Autism Spectrum Disorders with the overarching goal of identifying, disseminating, and assisting in the implementation of evidence-based practices to build capacity to improve services and outcomes for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.