Kay joined Aringo following a career in higher education, teaching in, and managing MBA programs at the University of Georgia, Thunderbird School of Global Management and the full-time MBA program at W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. She participated actively in the student recruitment process and served on the admissions committee in each of these schools. She is also a certified Gallup Strengths coach and is passionate about helping MBA students, job seekers, and professionals learn how to use their Strengths to excel, including in the application and interview process.
Through active participation and leadership positions in the Graduate Management Admissions Council, the MBA Career Services Council, and the MBA Roundtable Kay has developed a wide network of colleagues in MBA programs throughout the world.
Kay earned a PhD in marketing from the University of Texas at Dallas, an MBA from the University of Kansas, and a BS from Kansas State University.
Based in the Phoenix/Scottsdale Arizona area, she enjoys outdoor activities including hiking, gardening and bird watching.