Kelly Mapes is the Administrative Coordinator for the Career Management Center in the College of Business at Colorado State University. In this role she builds relationships with groups and constituencies, disseminates program and employment information, manages finances and data reporting, and assists in coordinating events. Kelly enjoys her role because of direct contact with students, staff, employers, and community members. Working at her alma mater, she has over 25 years of administrative, customer service, and event planning experience both in an academic setting and as a volunteer with non-profits. Her previous experience also includes wellness counseling at Poudre Valley Hospital and teaching elementary P.E. Kelly has been married for 31 years and has three grown children and one daughter-in-law. She lives in Fort Collins, CO, and enjoys skiing, hiking, climbing (some) 14er’s, gardening, hanging out in her kitchen, entering recipe contests, and most of all, spending time with family including two cats.