Kathy McConkie

MBA Associate Director and Advisor

  • Marketing and Strategy
  • Master of Business Administration

Kathy McConkie


MS, Master of Science in Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences, Utah State University, 2011
BA, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Utah State University, 1993 Minor: Management and Human Resources


Advisor For:

Executive and Online MBA


Utah State University Employee of the Month - June 2022
Employee of the Year, Jon M. Huntsman School of Business - 2016
Professional Employee of the Year - 2010


Kathy McConkie is the Associate Director for the Jon M. Huntsman MBA program, with responsibility for ensuring a quality learning experience for the 200+ students in the executive and online MBA programs. Prior to joining the Huntsman School of Business in December 2006, Kathy worked for Utah State in various positions: grant specialist in the Center for Integrated BioSystems, business officer for Academic and International Affairs, and staff assistant for Continuing Education.

Kathy was recognized in June 2022 as the Utah State Employee of the Month and in 2010 and 2016 as the Professional Employee of the Year by the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business.

Kathy earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Utah State while working full-time for the university and has loved the 33+ years she's been at USU. Kathy and her husband, Carl, have three sons and five beautiful granddaughters.