Katelyn Baumann

Katelyn Baumann
Katelyn Baumann
Katelyn Baumann Katelyn Baumann
Academic Service-Learning Coordinator
office. Swenson Hall 1070B
University of Wisconsin-Superior

Professional Background

Katelyn Baumann received her B.A. in international peace studies and mass communication from UW-Superior and graduated summa cum laude in May 2012. During undergrad, she experienced the direct correlation between the foundations of active citizenship and her liberal arts education. Katelyn discovered a passion for developing strategies to address and met community needs through mutually-beneficial partnerships. She started her professional career at UWS in July 2012, and she served for two years as an AmeriCorps*VISTA. Since then, Katelyn has progressively taken on increasing responsibility and leadership within The Link Center and the Academic Service-Learning (AS-L) Program. Within her current role as AS-L Coordinator, Katelyn provides leadership, support, and resources to faculty/instructors on how to strategically and sustainably integrate AS-L into their courses. She develops collaborations with nonprofits, schools, service clubs, businesses, etc. to formulate solutions to existing community needs through AS-L partnerships. Katelyn listens, innovates, and connects UWS students with real world experiences to allow students to put their learning into practice and start preparing for a career/grad school. These mutually-beneficial AS-L partnerships positively impact students, faculty/instructors, and community partners. Katelyn has strengths in community outreach, public speaking, event planning, relationship building, volunteer management, and student leadership.

Awards & Honors

2015, UW-Superior, Leadership Superior-Douglas County Graduate

Service

April 2019-Present, Young Leaders Fund Advisory Committee, Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation, Committee Member

September 2018-Present, Superior Jaycee’s, Member

January 2015-Present, Superior Public Museums Board of Directors, President

August 2014-Present, Children’s Memorial Garden of Superior-Douglas County, Committee Chair

March 2014-Present, Mentor Superior, Volunteer Mentor

January 2014-Present, Superior Young Professionals, Member

October 2012-Present, Rolling Readers, Volunteer Classroom Reader

September 2012-Present, Anti-Poverty Action Coalition, Committee Member

September 2012-Present, Superior School District’s Family Services Advisory Board, Committee Member

September 2016-January 2019, 23rd Veteran Board of Directors, Secretary & Volunteer Manager

July 2014-July 2018, Superior Area Council Parent Teacher Association Board of Directors, Treasurer

August 2016 -December 2017, Superior Dog Park, Committee Member

June 2013-September 2017, Lake Superior Zoo, Volunteer  

Certification/licensures 

2021, UW-Superior, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Certificate Program (Basic & Advanced)

2014, UW-Superior, Nonprofit Administration Certificate Program

Most Recent Degrees

2012 - Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) - International Peace Studies and Mass Communication - University of Wisconsin-Superior