Elise Schultz earned a bachelor's degree in Spanish with an emphasis in secondary education from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton and a master’s degree in teaching English to speakers of other languages from the University of Toledo in Ohio. Schultz began as a full-time academic advisor at KCC in May 2008.
Previously, Elise taught English composition courses at KCC on a part-time basis for three years. Before moving to Illinois, Schultz taught English to international students at universities in Ohio and South Carolina, taught Spanish at the college and high school levels, and worked in a university office that coordinated international student services and promoted campus globalization.
Schultz lives in Bourbonnais, with her husband, Warren. In her free time, she enjoys ballroom dancing, swimming, language learning, and travel—especially to warm seaside locations.
A favorite saying: “Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself.” --Chinese Proverb
Lindsey Zerbian earned a bachelor’s degree in political science, economics and sociology from North Central College and a master’s degree in adult and higher education from Northern Illinois University.
Zerbian specializes in advising students in transfer programs.
Previously at KCC, she was coordinator of student life and development. Prior to working for KCC, she was a career development coordinator at Benedictine University in Lisle.
Zerbian enjoys swimming, reading and live music. A favorite quote is “Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.” --Napolean Hill