Kaitlyn Rye has served as the Graduate Program Advisor for CU Boulder’s MS in Data Science since April 2021. Originally from Michigan, she has worked in higher education, specifically graduate admissions and student services, for 8 years. She holds a Bachelor of Art in International Studies from Saginaw Valley State University and a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration from Northeastern University. Just as she advocates for her students and their success, she is looking forward to advocating for CU staff members and their success. Outside of higher education, she is also passionate about traveling and exploring new places.