Krista Kennedy

Krista Kennedy

Sponsored Student Program Administrator
Portland State University
Sponsored Programs Liaison, IEM Knowledge Community

Krista has worked in the field of international education since 2003 and has experience with immigration advising, event programming, student life support, and international admissions. She enjoys getting to know about each student's cross-cultural experience and learning about their home country.

Krista is a native of the Portland area, but treasures the time she lived in Japan while studying Japanese and teaching English. She has traveled throughout Japan, Thailand, England, Denmark, and Mexico. She has a bachelor's degree from Pacific University in Japanese and international studies and a master's degree from the University of Portland in communication management. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, trying out new recipes, and exploring new places.