Katie Schrader.
  • Assistant Director


  • BA, education and human ecology, Ohio State University
  • MEd, higher education administration, Northeastern University
  • MA, curriculum and instruction, University of Akron


Katie Schrader is a graduate of Ohio State University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Education and Human Ecology; Northeastern University, receiving a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration; and most recently, the University of Akron, where she earned a second master’s degree in curriculum and instruction.

At Oberlin, Schrader focuses on integrating career education into the student experience to best prepare students for successful and fulfilling careers. She most enjoys one-on-one coaching sessions, where she can individually advise students on career readiness.

When she is not at the office, Schrader likes reading nonfiction in the cozy reading nook of her Old Brooklyn home, perusing good finds at the local flea market, traveling domestically and abroad, cruising on her banana-yellow bicycle, as well as napping in the sun alongside her cat, Nelson.