Kathleen is a 2015 undergraduate alumna of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a double major in journalism and mass communication (with a focus in editing and graphic design) and communication studies (with a focus in interpersonal and organizational communication), and a 2018 master's alumna of Elon University with a degree in management and a focus in corporate communications.

She rejoined the School of Media and Journalism just two months after her graduation and is now responsible for the school's internal and external communication efforts, including maintaining and producing the school's brand standards, social media, print and digital publications, news, events and more. She enjoys experimenting with new and emerging platforms and approaches to improve and streamline processes related to communications and events.


  • B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • M.S. in Management, Elon University