Meet the Staff

Professional Staff


MEET KATIE: Katie Bean has been at Ursinus since July 2019 but has been working within health promotion for over 15 years. She received her bachelor’s in Psychology with Criminology and Women’s Studies minors at Millersville University before obtaining her master’s degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Indiana University of PA. She has also earned a Certificate in Counseling from George Washington University.

Katie is a trauma-informed Yoga Teacher and brings this understanding of holistic health and wellness to her work with students. Her first book, Fragile Thoughts: A Healing Memoir is available at the bookstore! 

Katie lives in Phoenixvillle, PA with her husband, John and her dog, Charlie. You can find them hiking the many trails in the area, kayaking in the river, or swimming in the French creek.