Brenna is a post-doctoral fellow at the Center for Autism Research. She completed her bachelor's degree at Davidson College and earned her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Virginia Tech. Brenna's research has focused on ASD and commonly co-occurring difficulties, such as anxiety and emotion dysregulation. Clinically, she is interested in the assessment and treatment of co-occurring conditions within ASD. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), as the Autism track intern. In July 2015, she joined the Center for Autism Research full-time as a post-doctoral fellow.