About Dean Newsham
With a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Syracuse University she followed her passion for education and became a Teach for America Corps Member where she taught high school physics at a public charter school in Dallas, Texas. She then returned to Syracuse University to earn a master's degree in higher education. Katelyn remains a STEM enthusiast and comes to Rensselaer from Binghamton University, where she supported first-generation STEM college students. In her spare time, she is a die-hard college basketball fan and loves painting.