Kristi Camacho

Director of Undergraduate Advising

Kristi earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts & Technology from UT Dallas in 2009. As a student at UTD, she was very active in Orientation and New Student Programs, Fraternity and Sorority Life, and other organizations. In 2011, she completed her Masters of Education in Higher Education from the University of North Texas. While pursuing her master’s degree, she was fortunate to gain experience in Student Activities at UNT, the Center for Student Rights and Responsibilities as a... Read More

Ellen Curtis

Graduate Advisor

Ellen Curtis has experience as a community college psychology instructor, a career evaluation manager at a rehabilitation organization, an operations manager for a restoration company, and a career counselor at a community college. A native of New York, she has also lived in California, England, Maine, and Illinois moving to Texas in 2003. Ellen has worked as an advisor in the School of Business at the University of North Texas and then to UT Dallas in the School of Engineering and Computer... Read More

Erica Ford

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Erica is an Ohio native who earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Cultural Anthropology from The Ohio State University in 2009. At Ohio State, Erica worked at the Frank W. Hale Junior Black Cultural Center assisting with programming, special events, and art exhibits offered to the OSU and surrounding communities. After working with at-risk children, teens, & homeless families for 2 years, she relocated to Dallas to complete her Masters of Arts in Counseling at Dallas Theological Seminary.... Read More

Alejandra Gutiérrez

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Alex was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. She received her BA in Criminal Justice and Psychology from The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) in 2013. While completing her BA she was a student worker for the Office of Admissions and Recruitment. She assisted with all incoming paperwork and prospective students seeking admissions into UTEP. After completing her BA she was offered a full time position in the office and started her MA in Latin American and Border studies. A year later she was... Read More

Jess Haseltine

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Jess has academic and work experience that reflects the breadth of her interests. She received her Bachelors in Composite Interdisciplinary Studies, with a focus in Physics, Math, and English, from Abilene Christian University in 2007. She has since collected Masters degrees in Environmental Management and Library Science, and she graduated from law school in 2013. A fan of both technology and higher education, Jess has worked as a programmer, technical writer, law librarian, professor, and... Read More

Kelley Henderson

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Kelley was raised in Amarillo, TX where she spent the majority of her time hiking, playing music, and making peace with her nerdiness. She took courses at the University of North Texas and West Texas A&M University before finally earning her B.A. in Literary Studies at UT Dallas in 2013.  While completing her degree, Kelley worked in the UT Dallas Career Center where she spent seven years helping students with career development and internship advising. In 2018, Kelley joined ATEC as... Read More

Pamela Kitchens

Undergraduate Advisor

Pamela earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Texas Christian University in 2011. As a student at TCU, she was active in new student programs, psychological research, and Fraternity & Sorority Life. Upon graduation, she moved to London, England to complete her Master of Science degree in Evolutionary Psychology. After traveling around Europe, Pamela returned to the U.S. and moved to Omaha, Nebraska, where she advised students across all disciplines at Metropolitan... Read More

Christine Messick

Ph.D. Advisor/Program Specialist

Christine joined the Arts and Technology (ATEC) Program as an Academic Advisor in August, 2010. She assists undergraduate ATEC students with degree, course and career planning and is the staff sponsor for the UT Dallas Student Animation Guild. Christine earned her MA in Clinical Psychology from New College of California and her BA in Liberal Arts from Indiana University.Her previous work in higher education has included academic advising at Dallas County Community College (DCCCD), along with... Read More