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 clinical experience includes work with juvenile sex offenders and at-risk youth and families. Prior to her tenure in Student Affairs, she spent three years working in the Psychology Department at Auburn University. She joined Student Affairs in the fall of 2011, 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 clinical 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 worked as a Case Manager for 2 years at Florida State University. She now serves the students of Auburn by advocating for students in crisis and connecting them with appropriate resources. Sarah Grace conducts the outreach for the Auburn Cares office, as well as manages the daily operations of the Campus Food Pantry.

Last modified: September 11, 2019