Academic Advising Programs

Kaitlyn Baumgartner Lee

Assistant Vice President for University Advisement

Born and raised in Chico, Kaitlyn graduated from Sonoma State University in 2006 with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Business Administration.  While at Sonoma, Kaitlyn worked in Student Outreach & Recruitment, coordinating the student tour program and participated in the Summer Orientation Program. Kaitlyn earned her M.A. in Education in 2012 with an emphasis in Curriculum & Instruction from CSU, Chico. Her Thesis: “What Advisors’ Need to Know: Perceptions of Underserved Populations’ Needs in Professional Allies,” examined the advising relationship through the eyes of underserved students, paraprofessional and professional academic advisors. She is currently pursuing her doctorate in Educational Leadership at University of California, Davis. Over the years Kaitlyn has served on Academic Senate, Educational Policies & Programs Committee(EPPC), Enrollment Management Operations Group, and the University Catalog Committee.