Jackson is currently a senior at the University of Washington studying economics and pre-med. He has ambitions of attending medical school, where he would like to become a psychiatrist and specialize in developmental psychology. Before joining the READi Lab, Jackson gained experience as a summer research assistant for the DAID study where he worked with children with developmental disabilities and their dogs to foster a stronger connection between the two. Jackson is from Boulder, Colorado, where he originally found his passions in skiing, fly fishing,
and spending time outdoors. He also currently likes to spend his time shooting film photography and playing Lacrosse for the UW Club Lacrosse team. Jackson is excited to learn more about early autism research and continue to gain experience in the field of developmental psychology.