Director of Campus Life

Kristen Burkett serves as Director of Campus Life. In this role, she is responsible for health and wellness programming, student clubs and organizations, senior programming, and intramurals. 

Before joining the University of the Arts, Kristen worked in Lee University’s Admissions office as their campus visit coordinator and then taught English for two years at Oregon State University.

Kristen holds a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Lee University in Cleveland, Tenn., and a master’s degree in English from Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore.

She enjoys road tripping, spending time with family and friends, and reading. In her free time, Kristen likes trying new restaurants, watching ‘90s sitcoms, cooking and playing the occasional game of ping-pong.