Interim Director of Student Orientation and Transition Programs and Senior Associate Director for New Student Orientation
Katie Motycki is currently serving as the Interim Director of Student Orientation and Transition Programs and the Senior Associate Director for New Student Orientation. In these roles she provides leadership for the office and also for orientation programs that serve new first-year and transfer students. She received her bachelors degree from Penn State and her Masters degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) from IUP. As a Penn State alum, she is proud to welcome new students to her Alma Mater. Her career path includes La Roche College (Pittsburgh, Pa), Indiana University of Pennsylvania (Indiana, Pa), and Penn State (State College, Pa). She joined Student Orientation and Transition Programs in 2013. Katie currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education (NODA). She lives in State College and enjoys running, crafting, reading, cheering for the Nittany Lions, and hosting college friends when they come to town!