Katie Flynn serves as the Executive Assistant for the Maryland Independent College and University Association (MICUA). Prior to joining MICUA, Katie worked as the Director of Fundraising for an educational fundraising start-up in North Jersey. Katie graduated summa cum laude from Caldwell University with a B.A. in Political Science and Communication Arts in May of 2015. She is a New Jersey native who is passionate about college affordability and access. From 2014-2015 she served as the Vice-Chair of the Student Advisory Committee of the New Jersey Higher Education Assistance Authority and member of the HESAA Board.