Katherine Snyder is the Associate Dean of Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In this role Katherine oversees the daily operations of the Student Assistance Center, Off-Campus Community Living, and Emergency Dean programs. She serves as the case manager for the Behavioral Intervention Team, the university’s multidisciplinary threat assessment team for students, and as a member of the Threat Assessment Team, the university’s multidisciplinary threat assessment team for faculty, staff, and members of the public. Katherine served on the boards of the Higher Education Case Managers Association (HECMA) from 2012-2016 and the Council for the Advancement of Standards (CAS) from 2016-2019. In August 2018, Katherine sat for and passed the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) Certified Threat Manager exam. In 2019, Katherine helped author CAS Standards for Case Management Services and the Cross-Functional Framework for Identifying and Responding to Behavioral Concerns. Katherine holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Ohio Dominican University, a Master of Arts degree in College Student Personnel from Bowling Green State University, and is pursuing her Ph.D. in Higher Education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She worked professionally at Wright State University and the University of Arizona prior to joining the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.