Kathryn Jackson

Northwestern University

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Northwestern University


I am an entrepreneurial, intellectually curious and experienced leader in higher education having served in student affairs, enrollment management, academic affairs and advancement roles. I have extensive hiring, staff development and management experience and love to see other people flourish in their pursuits. I thrive in spaces where learning, prototyping new ideas and balance is embraced. My passion for career development comes from my curiosity, desire to help others and being first gen -- I want to make this easier for others.

Currently I am the Director, Working Professionals, Career Management Center at Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern U.) were I lead a team of brilliant people on the coaching and programming side of the house. 

My why: Coaching and supporting others to make informed decisions and progress towards fulfillment.

My non-work pursuits: Reading management/leadership books, mentoring, networking, cooking, exercise, dog rescue, and politics.