“SCAIR is a group of dedicated individuals who are extremely competent and personable. To provide leadership to such an amazing group of individuals is my honor.”

Dr. Kimberly Walker

Past President

Dr. Kimberly Walker has been the Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Compliance at the University of South Carolina Upstate since January 2019. Prior to this role, Kimberly has worked in assessment and institutional effectiveness at the institution level, statewide, and program-specific assessment areas for a number of years. Kimberly is the president of the SC Association for Institutional Research and has been a member since 2016.  Kimberly has presented on assessment and IE topics at state, regional, and national assessment conferences that include SCAIR, SAIR, AIR, AALHE, and IUPUI’s Assessment Institute in addition to scholarly publications regarding assessment best-practice, faculty liaisons, and continuous improvement.

In her spare time, Kimberly likes to listen to NPR, read with her book club, and binge watch Netflix.