Libby Brooks is a psychologist helping Simons Searchlight and SPARK (Simons Foundation Powering Autism Research) analyze and manage clinical data. She has been involved in autism research since she began working with the Simons Foundation in 2010 as a research assistant on the Simons Simplex Collection. Since then, Brooks interned as a social skills group facilitator and as an applied behavior analysis technician for children on the autism spectrum. Brooks received an undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and her M.S. in clinical-behavioral psychology from Eastern Michigan University.