Katie Sheridan Graham joined the NC State academic support staff in 2004. Graham’s responsibilities include oversight of Case Academic Center and staff which provide academic support services to all NC State student-athletes. Graham also serves as the department’s liaison to the admissions office and leads the APR and GSR collection and reporting process. Prior to Graham’s current role as assistant dean and director, she served as associate director and head football academic coordinator. Graham worked with football and women’s golf student-athletes for ten years; in that role she was responsible for coordinating academic support plans, monitoring NC State and NCAA eligibility, and assisting with recruiting and communicating with the coaching staff. Graham also helped to develop NC State’s Reconnect Program for former student-athletes who return to school to finish their undergraduate degree. Graham earned her bachelor’s degree from NC State in business administration in 2003.
While earning her undergraduate degree, she competed on the NC State swimming and diving team and served as team captain her senior season. Graham also received her Master of Education in Counseling from NC State University in 2005. She is an active member of the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A) and is the former Chair of the Legislative Services Committee. Graham is originally from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She and her husband Daniel live in Holly Springs and welcomed their son, Colton, in October 2016.