Katie Flanigan is a member of the Waynesburg University 2013 VIH cohort. She had the pleasure of travelling across New Zealand as the Stage Manager at Taki Rua Productions, a Maori theatre company that educates youth about Maori culture. After her international experience, she pursued Higher Education Management and received her Master of Education from the University of Pittsburgh.
She is currently a Career Advisor and First-Year Experience course instructor at Baldwin Wallace University in Cleveland. She is also on the leadership team of the Ohio Career Development Association, presenting last year at their annual conference on the topic of Gen Z college students and the barriers in their pursuit of career development. Outside of Baldwin Wallace, Katie continues her love of theatre through serving as Board Secretary for Cassidy Theatre and acting in local productions.