Kathy has spent over 30 years in higher education administration and consulting. She works with institutions worldwide to adopt technology that elevates the student and faculty experience.
Kathy brings more than three decades of higher education leadership and consulting experience to her role at Huron. She specializes in working with institutions to transform their student information systems and the processes that support them.
Kathy is well versed in all aspects of student systems solutions, including imaging, customer relationship management (CRM), mobile interfaces and data analytics. Throughout her career, she has led multiple public and private institutions through successful technology implementation initiatives. She works closely with education leadership teams to not only manage the technical portion of these efforts, but also to involve faculty and students to ensure maximum adoption.
Prior to joining Huron, Kathy served as assistant vice provost for student information services and systems at a major tier-one institution. In that capacity, she directed the management of student administrative systems, including PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, Ellucian, HighPoint and Tableau. Prior to that, Kathy served as assistant dean of the graduate school, managing all doctoral programs, including the basic medical sciences and engineering.
Kathy served six years on the Higher Education User Group (HEUG) board of directors and was responsible for starting up six regional conferences around the country.