Kate currently works in Residential Life at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington. She earned her B.A. in Journalism and Public Relations from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska and earned her M.Ed. in Higher Education from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Before working at PLU, Kate worked in Student Activities at Willamette University (OR). Kate has had a number of opportunities to travel internationally and spent the summer of 2005 as an intern at Webster University Geneva. Additionally, Kate served as a Resident Director on the Fall 2006 voyage and is extremely excited to be returning for the Alumni and Development Coordinator role.