Kellie joined the Vick Center for Strategic Advising & Career Counseling after earning her M.Ed. in higher education counseling and student affairs from UT. She earned her B.A. in education, with a major in mathematics and a minor in health sciences, from the University of Michigan. After teaching high school math and coaching for six years, she realized that she wanted to begin working with students transitioning into college. While earning her Master’s degree, Kellie interned as an academic advisor at UT and as a counselor at Austin Community College.