Kathleen Cross, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President, Strategy and Marketing
Kathleen is a veteran enrollment manager and brings a broad range of higher education experience to our university partners. Using a data-driven approach, she leads our strategy efforts, handling everything from search strategy development, market/institutional data analysis, and strategic messaging/marketing. With experience working in both U.S. and international universities, Kathleen is a former Vice President of Enrollment, Chief Technology Officer, and Dean of Studies Abroad.
Kathleen holds a doctoral degree in Higher Education Administration and is an adjunct professor of Higher Education Administration at Bay Path University. She is a frequent national speaker and published author.
She provides 15+ years of diverse higher education experience including: enrollment management, information technology, student success, international program development, study abroad, engaged learning, institutional research, residence life, and research administration.
Kathleen offers additional experience in corporate and health-care organizations. She has worked as a speech-language pathologist, serving mono- and multilingual populations, and is the former director and part owner of a successful medical device/technology company. Having lived in several countries, she is fluent or proficient in multiple languages.
Kathleen is also a former KelmscottEDU client who says, "I liked KelmscottEDU so much, I decided I wanted to work here!"