Kerry joined HHMI in the Fall of 2010 and serves as a Lab Coordinator for the Betzig Lab, the Cui Lab, the Bock Lab, and the Ji Lab. She provides support for the operations of each lab ensuring that each lab is able to focus on its research pursuits. She has extensive experience in both back-office support and direct customer interface, particularly in the areas of human resources and training. Her broad field of experience includes years of support service in the retail industry, real property valuation, the mortgage industry and scientific research. At Janelia, she has taken advantage of some of the great extracurricular opportunities that exist, including salsa dancing, participation in building and racing HHMI's kinetic sculpture entry in the Baltimore Kinetic Sculpture Race, touring the White House, and volunteering for a Habitat for Humanity build.