Kathryn manages the Academy Marketing and Recruiting Department efforts as well as the Academy Social Media accounts. With over seven years of marketing, management, and public relations experience, she brings a well-round skill set to her position as Marketing Manager. Kathryn graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and Sociology. Kathryn is originally from South Carolina, and moved to Illinois to attend college. After graduation, she moved to San Diego and feels as though she “hit the jackpot” when she joined the Academy team. She likes to stay fit by running, hiking, playing water sports and practicing yoga. Kathryn has a passion for music and loves discovering new bands, songs, and genres. She also enjoys art, art history, and old movies.