Kathlyn C. Wilkinson

Katie (Kathlyn) Wilkinson joined Alice! Health Promotion as a health promotion specialist in February 2014. Her work in public health has focused primarily on the college population. Prior to joining Alice!, she was a sexual health education coordinator at Purdue University and coordinator of educational services at Penn State University. She currently oversees some of the administrative operations for the Go Ask Alice! website along with other priority projects.

Katie is originally from Indiana. While she is a Midwesterner at heart, she takes advantage of all the fantastic things New York City has to offer. In her free time, she enjoys crafting, cooking, baking, reading, finding her next favorite restaurant, and all things comedy-related. She is also a human companion to a canine named Buck and another human named Matt.


  • M.P.H., Indiana University-Bloomington
  • B.A., Indiana University-Bloomington

Certifications and Licensure:

  • Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

Professional Experience:

  • Health Promotion Specialist, Columbia University, Alice! Health Promotion
  • Coordinator-Educational Services, Penn State University Health Services
  • Sexual Health Education Coordinator, Purdue University Student Health Center
  • Office & Outreach Coordinator, Indiana University Health Center

Published Articles:

  • Coleman, R. D., Wilkinson, K., Entsuah, P.R., Hawkins, J.M., Orlando, G. (2021). Supporting the health and well-being of a diverse student population. In J.A. Vaughn & A.J. Viera (Eds.), Principles and practice of college health. (pp. 133-147). Springer.
  • Haas, E.J.; Mattson, M.; Wilkinson, K. “Flirting is Not Consent. Ask Everyone, Every Time: Designing, Implementing, and Evaluating a Health Communication Campaign to Prevent Sexual Violence.” Cases in Public Health Communication & Marketing. 2011;5:47-74.


  • American College Health Association (ACHA)
  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
  • National Association for Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)