Cathy Zingrone is a proud Kent State University graduate (December Class of 1985) and is thrilled to be back at her alma mater. Cathy worked in the social service field for six years before going back to school to complete her Masters of Science degree in Higher Education Administration. She's also worked as a career advisor in a high school and as an educational specialist for the Educational Talent Search Program (TRIO Grant Program). She returned to Kent State University in 1995 as a full-time adjunct instructor for two years in the School of Exercise, Leisure & Sport. Cathy started advising nearly fourteen years ago and has advised exploratory majors as well as majors in the College of Fine & Professional Arts and the College of Architecture & Environmental Design before joining the College of Communication & Information (CCI) full-time in October of 1998. She is the Director of Undergraduate Advising & Curriculum Services for CCI.