"I knew I wanted to be a folklorist when I began working at Ashland, the Henry Clay
Estate, in Lexington, Kentucky."
Kaitlyn earned her B.A. in History from the University of Kentucky. She is a member
of the National Honor Society, graduated with honors, and placed 12th in her class.
Next at WKU:
Kaitlyn has a passion for historic preservation, so she will pursue this track while
earning her M.A. She will also be working with an archivist at Mammoth Cave National
On the Inside:
Kaitlyn was born in Louisville, Kentucky. She loves to read, travel, and spend time
with friends. She is the youngest of five children. When Kaitlyn was a child, she
aspired to be Mrs. Santa Claus.
Kaitlyn in a Word: Eclectic