Kate is currently Senior Admissions Coordinator working with the Physician Assistant program, both graduate programs in Biological and Marine Sciences, and the Teacher Certificate Program. In her current role, Kate also oversees the Portland Campus tour program. Kate began her career at UNE in 2010 as an Undergraduate Admissions Counselor transitioning to Graduate Admissions in 2012. Kate graduated from the University of Maine in 2007 with a B.S. in Elementary Education. Prior to coming to work at UNE, Kate taught first grade for two years. Kate has had the unique opportunity to mesh her classroom teaching experience with her desire to understand what colleges seek in the student applicants today.