Kaylee Riggs

Academic Advisor (Business Undecided)

Department(s):
  • Dean's Office

Kaylee Riggs

Education

BS, Interior Design (Sales & Marketing emphasis), Utah State University, 2008

Biography

Kaylee obtained her bachelor's degree in Interior Design with a sales and marketing emphasis from Utah State University in 2008.

Prior to joining the Huntsman School of Business as an Academic Advisor, Kaylee worked at USU's Undergraduate Admissions office for eight years. Before that, she spent five years in the banking industry, working as an Assistant Branch Manager.

With two years of experience as an academic advisor, Kaylee also serves as the Statewide Campus liaison for the Huntsman School of Business. In her role as an academic advisor, she has conducted over 20 first advising workshops for newly admitted Marketing students.

Kaylee actively contributes to the Utah Advising Association as a board member, facilitating professional development opportunities for Academic Advisors throughout the state. She is involved in organizing the Annual UAA Conference. Additionally, Kaylee serves as a board member for the Staff Employee Association.

Outside of her professional commitments, Kaylee dedicates her time as a volunteer for the American Cancer Society, supporting cancer research, patient assistance, and raising awareness about prevention.

Kaylee has a strong passion for the outdoors and craves adventurous experiences. On weekends, you'll rarely find her at home as she indulges in camping, hiking, fishing, horseback riding, or embarking on road trips with her husband, energetic son, and their puppy eyed black lab.

Kaylee's genuine enthusiasm for life and her commitment to continuous learning fuel her desire to inspire students to embrace all that life offers. She believes that life itself is a vast classroom, and knowledge empowers individuals.