Dr. Wendy Kilgore

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Senior Director of Research, AACRAO

Dr. Kilgore, currently the Senior Director of Research, brings over 25 years of higher education experience. Her roles include state dean of enrollment services at Colorado Community College, director of admissions and registrar at Pima County Community College, and various advising and admissions positions at Arizona State University. Her expertise spans organizational restructuring, technology optimization, and student-centric business practices and policy. Dr. Kilgore's consultancy work encompasses diverse institution types, from large public research universities to small private institutions. She leads the AACRAO research unit focusing on topics of interest to the membership and the broader higher education community.