Karola Rishardson is a first-year Graduate Assistant from Sumter, South Carolina. An Alum of College of Charleston, Jordan graduated in May 2016 with a B.A. in Theater for Youth. Currently, she is pursuing a Master of Art in Clincal Mental Health Counseling with concentration in Play Therapy within the Cato College of Education, where she is interested in studying effective applications of play therapy for ethnic groups. Outside of academics, Karola enjoys reading, video gaming, and playing with her dog.