Kristina Collins is a PhD candidate in Electrical Engineering at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland Ohio, who will be joining SSI in spring 2023 as a postdoctoral research fellow through the NSF Office of Polar Programs. Her research interests include distributed instrumentation, citizen science and robotics for space systems. She is a ham radio operator (callsign KD8OXT) and active in HamSCI. In her upcoming project at SSI, she'll be developing sonification and mixed reality tools to explore magnetometer data. She enjoys sailing, scuba diving, and film projection. She is also a member of the Luxuriant Flowing Hair Club for Scientists.