Ally Beard works part time at the front desk of Fairwinds. She is currently a senior at Harvard, where she studies psychology with a focus on cognitive neuroscience and evolutionary psychology. Ally worked as a research assistant in Harvard Psychology’s Clinical Research Lab. With a strong desire to encourage others to seek mental health service, Ally has worked with several nonprofit organizations in an effort to educate the public about available resources. Ally was born and raised in Attleboro, MA with her younger brother and parents. She currently resides in Nantucket and enjoys reading, going for walks, and watching movies in her spare time.