- Academic advisor
Burgess is an academic advisor for undergraduate students admitted to the Department of Health, Sport, and Exercise Sciences. She was a former graduate assistant in the Office of First-Year Experience, and graduated with her master’s degree in higher education administration from KU. Prior to becoming a Jayhawk, she earned her bachelor’s degree in English and communication studies with a minor in leadership from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In her free time, she enjoys doing yoga, reading, and cheering on the Jayhawks at all sporting events.