MS, College Student Personnel, Miami University of Ohio
BS, Biological Sciences, University of California at Davis
pronouns: she, her, hers
Kate Fukawa-Connelly is the Director of Health Professions Advising. She supports the progress of undergraduates and alumni as they develop into future health professionals. She is committed to getting to know prehealth students holistically so that she can guide them toward making decisions that will support their academic, personal, and professional goals. She has particular expertise working with students who are the first in their families to attend college and students who come from other backgrounds that are underrepresented in medicine. She is an academic athletic fellow for the Women's Swimming and Diving team and a SIFP Fellow.
Kate is a Chicago native (go Cubs!), a nationally ranked Scrabble expert, and a musical theater fan.