Kali Meeks

Associate Director for Professional Development & Leadership

As the Associate Director for Professional Development & Leadership, Kali works closely with the University’s Office of Career Services to help students explore a variety of career and internship options, clarify professional development goals, prepare for the world of work, and find jobs. She nurtures connections with alumni within firms and organizations across the US and internationally. Kali works with Career Services to organize student visits to employers and helps bring employers to PennDesign. She also helps design and implement professional practice and leadership initiatives.

Kali has almost fifteen years of experience in higher education as an administrator. Prior to PennDesign she served as the Academic Chair for Design at the Art Institute of Philadelphia. She holds a Doctor of Education from Argosy University, Washington, DC and a Master of Fine Arts from SUNY Brockport.