Surizaday is a senior majoring in Psychology and Economics at the University of Houston. She is currently involved in multiple research projects in an I/O lab with psychology faculty. She is an upcoming vice-president for the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Upon graduation, Surizaday aspires to obtain a PhD in I/O Psychology in order to contribute to the field of research. Her research interests include work safety, personnel selection, job satisfaction, workplace stressors, and personality testing.