As academic programs coordinator at GSAS, Katie Riggs is the primary administrative support to the Office of Academic Programs. She coordinates and has direct responsibility for collecting and keeping record of data relevant to the work and multiple projects of Academic Programs, including the Fellowships and Writing Center, The Advising Project, and the Dissertation Completion Fellowship. She communicates with other departments to arrange meetings, trainings, workshops, and possible collaborations. She is also first point of contact for students who contact Academic Programs.