Kristin Blake is the program coordinator for Visiting International Students, acting as the on-campus resource for international students attending Cornell in a non-degree capacity. Her work includes program marketing and implementation, as well as student recruitment and advising both for incoming international students (visiting students, J-1 student interns, Engineering exchange), as well as Cornell students studying abroad in East Asia.
Kristin’s passion for working with students and helping them through the process of discovery and self-determination led her to a career in higher education. Prior to joining Cornell, Kristin worked in international admissions and recruitment, including a three year sojourn in Shanghai, China. She holds a BS in finance from Penn State University and an MS in higher education from Syracuse University.