Kimberly Young was appointed as Executive Director of Continuing and Professional Studies on July 25, 2017. In this role, she is responsible for expanding the University’s credit and non-credit programs for adult learners, including new certificate and other professional development opportunities that will impact the region and support economic development. Through her work with Ernst & Young and Aramark Corporation, her client list includes companies such as Coca Cola, Sprint, Eli Lilly, 3M Corporation, Boeing, and Cerner Corporation among others. She earned her B.A. in Public Policy Studies from Duke University, and earned both an MBA and a Master of Management in Hospitality from Cornell University.