Sr. Career Success Professional
Office Phone: (254) 710-8569
Areas of Expertise:
- Résumé and Cover Letter Development
- Career Discovery and Assessment
- Job, Internship, and Graduate School Planning
- Mock Interviews
Katherine is the Senior Career Success Professional for the Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy Doctoral programs. She assists in many areas, including resume and cover letter review, personal branding, interview preparation, job search assistance, and job offer negotiation. Katherine oversees the procurement process and makes connections to create affiliation agreements across the United States with facilities for students to complete their clinical rotations at.
Previously, Katherine worked in the medical field for over 15 years and served mainly in Trauma, Emergency Medicine, and Neurosurgical Intensive Care Units. During her time in medicine, Katherine served on many advisory boards, such as the Stroke Committee Board for Centura Health, and assisted in the development of stroke education for facilities across the nation. She was also a key member in the interview and recruitment process for several levels of medical professionals at different medical facilities for which she worked. Prior to coming to Baylor, Katherine worked with the Therapy Department, out of Montrose, CO which led her to her position at the Career Center. Katherine has found her true calling in working with Baylor students and enjoys making connections to serve our programs.
Katherine was born in San Antonio, TX and in her free time, she enjoys watching all sports, completing DIY projects, hanging out with her three dogs, and traveling with her husband.