Sylena is the Lab Manager of the Social and Affective Neuroscience Lab within the Center for Translational Neuroscience. With a particular interest in self-regulation and behavior modification, she has the great opportunity to work on and support a variety of projects under the supervision of Dr. Elliot Berkman. Prior to joining the SAN Lab, Sylena worked as the Project Manager in the Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Lab at Loyola University Chicago as well as the Student Life Assistant at Loyola's Vietnam Center. Sylena earned her B.S. in Psychology from Loyola Chicago in 2017.