Tabitha Kingsley

Tabitha Kingsley is an associate director of retention at the Judd Leighton School of Business and Education. After earning her BA in Spanish with a minor in business at IU South Bend, Kingsley served as an assistant in the Office of Student Services at her alma mater. A few years later, Kingsley became an admissions counselor at IU South Bend, where she met with prospective students and their families to answer questions and assist them prior to enrollment. Kingsley also completed her MA in Liberal Studies at IU South Bend.

Awards and Professional Organizations:

  • Five-year Service Recognition, IU South Bend, 2016
  • Professional Staff Counsel Treasurer, IU South Bend, 2016
  • Online Education Advisory Board, IU South Bend

Her Research Interests include:

  • First Year experience
  • Student engagement
  • Student retention