Kate Risk is a graduate of the University of Alabama with an MA in Communication Studies with a concentration in organizational and educational communication. While pursuing her undergraduate and graduate degrees, Kate worked in a number of offices on campus. In her role as a research assistant in the Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Kate was a part of the implementation committee for the university’s strategic plan for reaccreditation. Many of her responsibilities focused on research and analysis of tier-one research institutions, and SACS-COC policies/compliance. Kate also worked as an instructor of Public Speaking and Speaking Consultant for the university’s Speaking Studio. She brings professional development, analysis, and presentation experience to assist in the day-to-day activities at CSR.
Kate is from a small town in Alabama and moved to the Atlanta area to pursue a career in strategic communication. When she is not in the office, working on meeting minutes and open items, Kate loves to travel, host dinner parties, and cheer on the Crimson Tide.