Katy Weseman joined the team in New Student and Family Engagement as an associate director in March 2017. In this role, Katy oversees orientation programs and student leadership development for the orientation team.
Prior to serving as associate director, Katy was the first full-time LGBTQA Student Services coordinator at DePaul University, a position she held for five years. Her career in higher education has focused on programming, educational outreach, and student advocacy, specifically regarding issues of gender and sexuality. She has worked at colleges and universities of varying sizes and demographic make-ups.
Katy holds an MS in education with a focus on higher education administration and policy from Northwestern University and a BA in women's and gender studies from Carleton College.