Towanda Street is a fourth-year Family Science doctoral student from Arnold, MD. She earned her B.A. in Marine Science from the University of South Carolina and her M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University. Towanda is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with clinical interests in fostering healthy relationships among married and engaged couples. She works as a Christian Counselor at the Renaissance Christian Counseling Center in Baltimore, MD and a Crisis and Family Counselor at Greenbelt CARES in Greenbelt, MD. A retired Naval Officer, Towanda's research interests focus on the impact of frequent deployments on military families and couple relationships. Her passion is to provide military service members and their families with resources designed to minimize the stressors of military life and improve overall quality of life. In her spare time, Towanda enjoys reading, exercising, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.