Collin Brown is in the PhD program in the Germanic Studies Department at UT Austin. He received his BA from Pacific Lutheran University in 2010. His main areas of research include phonology, morphology, language contact situations and the historical development of Germanic languages. In addition, Collin is interested in the documentation and revitalization of threatened languages. Aside from Texas German, Collin is also excited to be able to document Kinamigin, an endangered language of the Philippines.