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Meet the Team

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The CREATE team is dedicated to improving family relations through rigorous research and scholarship. The professors who are involved in this project are called investigators in the academic world.

Click on the picture of each professor to learn more about their research.

Jeremy Yorgason

Principal Investigator

Erin Holmes


Spencer James


Dean Busby


Jeffrey Hill


Chelom Leavitt


Brian Willoughby


Ashley Larsen


Jocelyn Wikle


Ashley LeBaron-Black

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2021 Winter Semester

2021 Winter Semester

Left to Right: Jeremy, Rachel, Annie, Brooklynn, Lilli, Jocelyn, Tiare, Brian
Not pictured: Angie

2020 Winter Semester

Back Row: Jeremy, Liz, MaKayla, Tiare, Brian
Front Row: Maty, Katy, Tawnie
Not pictured: Seth

2019 Summer Semester

Back Row: Brian, Spencer, Jeremy
Front Row: Whitney, Liz, Avalon, Tawnie, Tiare
Not Pictured: Seth

2019 Winter Semester

Back Row: Miles, Megan, Brian, Tiare, David
Middle Row: Liz, Tawnie, Kadison
Front Row: Savannah, Mattie, Whitney
Not pictured: Madilyn



2018 Fall Semester

Back Row: Alicia, Catherine, Madilyn, Brian, Tiare, Jake.
Front Row: Janna, Karen, Elisabeth, Liz, Sam.

2018 Summer Semester

Back Row: Brian, Madilyn, Braquel.
Front Row: Liz, Erika, Tawnie, Carissa, Joseph.

2018 Winter Semester

Back Row: Jeremy, Hannah, Emmalee, Brian, Spencer.
Front Row: Ashlyn, Francisca, Madilyn, Carissa.
Not pictured: Daniela and Liz.


2017 Winter Semester

Back: Dallin, Brian, McCall, Jessica, Tate.
Second Row: Megan, Jenna, Sarah, Kristin, Jessica, Savannah, Alexis, Jeremy.
Front: Abby, Grace, Michaela, Linda, McKenzie.



2016 Summer Semester

First Row: Krystin, Megan, Megan, Sarah, Jeongsoon, Lyndsey.
Second Row: Brian, Justin, Dallin, Shaunna, Kaylin, and Crystal. Not pictured: Ashley



2016 Winter Semester

First Row: Brian, Kendra, Cyd, Jessica, George, Jeremy.
Second Row: Sina, Angela, Jessica, Megan, Sophia, Hannah, Kierstin, Ann, Justin.
Third Row: Erin, Rebecca, Jorie, Clarissa, Lauren, Shannon, Danny, Alexis, Kelly, David.
Fourth Row: Dallin, Tate, Ammon, James.


2015 Fall Semester

First Row: Chris, Olivia, Aubrey, Tori, Lincoln, Errin, Hu Jin, Michelle, Christine, Dorthy, Alex.
Second Row: Dani, Ann, Nicole, Sage, Tanya, Ye Soy, Dr. Holmes, Ally, Jessica, Katrina, Kaylie, Daye, Justin, Brian.
Third Row: Megan, John, David, Dr. Yorgason, Craig, Dr. James, Nick, Tate, Ryan, Jace, Alanna, Dee, Dallin.


2015 Winter Semester

First Row: Danni, Kelsey, Becci, Leynibel, Bethany, Eden, Dallin, Brylee, Emily, Jentry, Shalee, Britney, Rachel, Deanna, Taylor.
Second Row: Mariah, Carissa, Leslie, Miranda, Hugh, Sharlie, Megan, Erica, Heather, Jamie, Amber, Megan, Abbey, Sina.
Third Row: Jeremy, Nate, Kevin, Dean, Justin, Doug, Mike, Daniel, Corey, Craig, Coray, Tate, Ryan, Brian.


2014 Fall Semester

First Row: Keltzie, Laurie, Brian, Lindsey, Carly, Linsey.
Second Row: Nate, Alex, Jeremy, Danny, Kira.
Third Row: Natalie, Kevin, Spencer, Tate, Andrew.



2014 Summer Semester

Brian, Kevin, Laurie, Nate, Errin, Dallin, Jeremy.