Auburn Cares

Student Affairs

Contact Information

Katherine Hettinger

Manager, Auburn Cares

Katherine is an Illinois native. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois and her Master’s Degree in Community Counseling from Kent State University. Katherine is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Alabama. Her clinic experience includes work with juvenile sex offenders and at-risk youth and families. Prior to her tenure in the Division of Student Affairs, she spent three years working in the Psychology Department at Auburn University. She joined the Division in the fall of 2011 as the Student Advocate and Case Manager where she manages the 24/7 on-call Critical Incident Response Team and works with students and families in crisis.

Sarah Grace Walters

Coordinator, Auburn Cares

Sarah Grace grew up in Florida. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Auburn University and her Master’s and Education Specialist degrees in Mental Health Counseling from Florida State University. Her experience includes working with children who experienced abuse and adults and adolescents with eating disorders. Prior to joining the Auburn Cares team in 2017, Sarah Grace gained experience assisting students in crisis as a Case Manager at an institution in Florida. She now serves the students of Auburn by advocating for students and connecting them with appropriate resources.

Last modified: October 30, 2018