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Tawnie is a senior at BYU studying family studies. She loves learning about relationships, marriages, and families. The CREATE project for her has given her meaning as she is able to assist in the important data collection that will help future research on marriages and families. While working with CREATE, she has learned many valuable skills such as working with a team and has enjoyed interacting wiith participants from across the United States. She has a goal to write books about marriage and families that will help families find more joy and satisfaction in their relationships. Her hobbies include playing soccer, running, drawing, reading, writing, and doing anything outdoors. She loves spending time with family and friends and absoluely loves Thai food.