Catherine Winter

Academic Success Specialist
University Staff
TEMPE Campus


Cathy Winter

Academic Success Specialist, Hugh Downs School of Human Communication


In December 2017, Cathy accepted a position as an Academic Success Specialist in the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication, advising undergraduate Communication majors, after having worked in the Graduation section of University Registrar Services as a Credentials Evaluator since starting to work at ASU in June of 2011. Cathy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and is an alumna of ASU where she earned a Master of Education degree in Postsecondary and Higher Education.  Over the past 24 years, Cathy has had the opportunity to be employed in three different Arizona university student service settings (Grand Canyon University, University of Phoenix and ASU), and has gained from diverse and rewarding experiences in each, with positions including Degree Evaluator, Academic Counselor and Credentials Evaluator.

At ASU, Cathy has been involved in United Way volunteering opportunities, the Commission on the Status of Women Staff Mentoring Program, and has served as an emergency Residential Classification Appeal Board member.

Cathy loves to laugh, sing, travel, spend time with friends and look for ways to volunteer or serve both through the many opportunities at ASU along with the community. Cathy always tries to live from a place of gratefulness, and working at ASU has been a great place to practice this daily!  Go Sun Devils!