Katie Whipple

Director
1060 HLSSC
515-294-6624

Education:  
B.A., Sociology with Spanish Minor, Central College 
M.S., Kinesiology-Sport Psychology & Sociology, Iowa State University
Thesis: Athletic identity, identity foreclosure, and career maturity: An investigation of intercollegiate student-athletes

Hometown: Lake Mills, IA

Favorite Motto: No yoga robots. -Adriene Mishler 

Favorite ISU memory or tradition:  I love the Campanile song requests on Fridays! 

Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my husband and two children, running, yoga, cooking and eating, and reading. 

Interests: Learning new things, watching or attending sporting events, musicals, and comedy shows, health and wellness. 

Favorite Food: Popcorn or Trail mix. I love snacking.

Fun Facts: I am 6' tall and once a stranger asked me how the weather is up here. I am the second youngest sibling of five. I am a former college athlete in volleyball and track & field.

What I love most about my job: At the end of the year I love looking at all of the ways we (ASC) have positively impacted students' ISU experience and helped them to achieve their goals.

I'm listening to: NPR

I'm watching: PBS, This is Us, SNL, Colbert, Big Brother