Director of Student Recruitment and Enrollment

Katie Richardson is proud to be a member of the College for Social Innovation team as Director of Student Recruitment and Enrollment. For Katie, this role combines multiple passions and she's energized by the opportunity to help connect students to their own transformational learning experiences in Semester in the City while simultaneously growing a pipeline of diverse and well-qualified talent for the social sector.

Katie graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 2008 and  has since built a career working with nonprofits focused on education, experiential learning, youth and leadership development, and service. The foundational experiences of her early career include an internship at the United Way followed by two years of AmeriCorps national service at City Year New Hampshire. After her service years, Katie continued to work with City Year in roles focused on operations, development, and finally - recruitment.

In 2014, Katie took her developed passion for recruitment to Citizen Schools in Boston. As Talent Acquisition Manager, Katie led full cycle recruitment and hiring strategies for Citizen Schools staff based in Boston, New York, and Chicago. In this role, Katie also further developed an excitement for human resources and earned her Senior Professional in Human Resources certification in fall of 2016.

Katie has been with College for Social Innovation since early 2017.