Katherine Upshaw

Katherine Upshaw is the Executive Assistant to Dr. Todd Sherer, Interim Vice President for the Office of Research Administration.  She provides executive support for the Emory ORA Interim VP and Associate VP.  Katherine also facilitates the monthly ORA New Hire Orientations discussing the university’s history, fundamentals of research administration at Emory, and overall functions of each department within ORA. 

Katie received a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise & Health Science from Kennesaw State University in 2010 and completed her Master’s degree in Health Education from the University of Houston where her main focuses were, disease prevention and community health awareness.