Mel Lynch Kimery
|Associate Director of Undergraduate Advising
School of Informatics & Computing
909 E. Tenth Street, INFO East, Room 102
Bloomington, IN 47405
BA '02, IUB; MS '04, IUPUI
In Mel's current position she provides a holistic supportive environment to ensure student success from entry point to exit from the university. She works with student academic planning, curriculum and transfer review, connecting students to campus resources and developing various tools to streamline advising processes. She has a special focus on developing intentional programming for international students.
Lynch-Kimery's motivation for joining BPC is to serve as a liaison to better communicate staff concerns, celebrations and successes to the campus as whole. She feels that the Bloomington staff are an amazing mix of talent, experience and knowledge and wants to work to bring awareness of this to the campus community at large.
Previously Mel was an Academic Advisor for the School of Informatics and Computing.
Mel is married to a Frito Lay sales manager so free chips are never scarce in her house. She has two energetic dogs and is expecting a daughter in March 2016. She loves to sing, run and dance, camp and kayak.