Melanie Green was once right in your shoes as a student at Kankakee Community College. After graduating with her Associate in Arts degree, she transferred to Eastern Illinois University where she went on to earn her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. She then earned her Master of Education degree in School Counseling from DePaul University.
Melanie joined the KCC staff as an academic advisor for transfer students in 2020. Before that she was a school counselor working for Peotone School District CUSD 207u. She also previously worked as an academic advisor at Danville Area Community College.
Cydney Boyd joined the KCC staff in 2019 as a career development counselor and academic advisor. Boyd has a bachelor’s degree in marketing and a master’s of business administration from Millikin University. Prior to KCC, she worked at Danville Area Community College in Danville, Illinois, where she provided career counseling and taught career readiness courses for students participating in the Integrated Career & Academic Preparation System program. She also taught college courses: Success in College, Intro to Business, Business Math and Job Skills/Job Search Techniques courses.