Kyralyssa is currently a Lecturer teaching General Chemistry courses and Advanced Principles Lab. She earned her B.S. in Chemistry from St. Edward’s University in Austin, TX. After discovering her passion for chemistry, in particular the field of inorganic chemistry, she decided to pursue a Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry, specifically main group chemistry, at Texas Christian University, working with Bob Neilson. While at TCU, Kyralyssa worked on the synthesis of various silylanilino and silylamino boranes, in a project working towards the synthesis of a polyborazene polymeric system. She completed in summer 2016 and joined the Trinity community in August 2016.