Academic Advisers

Academic Advisers

Shelena Johnson, Jasmine Tucker, Ken Powers, Caitlin Burnett, Nathan Frideres, Meg Kreuser, Susan Olsen

Caitlin Burnett

Burnett, Caitlin

Adviser, Learning Sciences

Adviser, Learning & Organizational Change (Classes of 2019 and 2022)

Academic Adviser, Learning Sciences Master's Program


  • MS, Higher Education Administration and Policy, Northwestern University
  • BS, Journalism, Northwestern University
Nathan Frideres

Frideres, Nathan

Coordinator, Civic Engagement Certificate Program

Coordinator, Field Studies Program


  • MA, Student Development in Postsecondary Education, University of Iowa
  • BA, Elementary Education, University of Iowa
Shelena Johnson

Johnson, Shelena

Adviser, Learning & Organizational Change (Classes of 2020 and 2021)


  • MAT, Urban Teacher Education Program,, The University of Chicago, 2012
  • BS, Human Services, Loyola University Chicago, 2010
  • BA, Sociology, Loyola University Chicago, 2010
Meg Kreuser

Kreuser, Meg

Manager, Teacher Certification and Licensure

Academic Adviser


  • BA, English - Secondary Education, Indiana State University
Susan Olson

Olson, Susan

Assistant Dean, Student Affairs

Coordinator of Student Programs

Adviser, Human Development and Psychological Services


  • MA, College Student Personnel, University of Maryland - College Park
  • AB, Albion College, Speech Communication
Kenneth Powers

Powers, Kenneth

Adviser, Social Policy


  • Master's in Public Policy (MPP), American University, 1999
  • BS, Social Policy, Northwestern University, 1995
Jasmine Tucker


  • M.A. Cultural and Educational Policy, Loyola University Chicago, 2015
  • B.A. Sociology , Howard University, 2013