Kristin ("Krissy") Lunz Trujillo, PhD, is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Covid States Project, with formal affiliations at the Harvard Kennedy School's Shorenstein Center and the Network Science Institute at Northeastern University. She is also an affiliate of the Center for American Political Studies at Harvard University. Kristin is a political scientist who studies rural attitudes and identity in politics and health. She also studies attitudes and misinformation relating to health policies, such as those for vaccines.