Katie Elliott, MA

Katie Elliott
  • Associate director, Service-Learning
  • Phone: (804) 828-8215
  • Email: elliottkl@vcu.edu


Katie Elliott joined the Division of Community Engagement in January 2015 as the associate director of the Office of Service Learning. She has worked in higher education for the past eight years, focusing primarily on student success and learning support. She has administrated learning support units at two universities and taught courses on composition, writing theory, and teaching pedagogy, many of them service-learning courses.

Elliott previously served as the associate director of the Writing Center at the University of Kansas from 2013 to 2015. In that role, she worked with student, staff and faculty writers, trained and mentored student writing consultants for their individual work with clients and taught a service-learning course each semester.

Prior to joining KU, Elliott worked for the University of Chicago as a writer and editor, creating content to engage students, faculty, alumnae, families and community partners. Before moving to Chicago, Elliott served for four years at VCU as the Writing Center Coordinator and a member of the University College faculty.

View Elliott's CV (PDF)


  • Master of Arts in English Literature, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Bachelor of Arts in English, Minor in Fine Arts, Guilford College