Kate Malott is a recent graduate of Iowa State University with a bachelors in advertising and a minor in statistics. Her academic concentration was in consumer behavior research, a combined study of marketing, anthropology, economics, psychology and sociology. Along with an interest in consumer behavior, Kate played an invaluable role as a research assistant in the Department of Psychology. During her time at Iowa State, Kate was a four-year member of the Student Union Board and served as VP of Public Relations. Kate will focus on writing about energy policy, energy utilization research, K-12, diversity, and STEM education as a communications intern with Iowa EPSCoR.
In the future, Kate plans to use her experience in mass communication and research, and work in the planning department at an advertising agency.