Director of Student Development
Caitlin is the Director of Student Development at Fusion Academy Oak Brook. Before joining the team, Caitlin taught English in Spain, shaped academic and social experiences for study abroad students in Ireland, and evaluated language education programs. Driving student success underpins her career, and she is thrilled to support Fusion students and families.
Caitlin earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Irish Language and Literature from the University of Notre Dame, studying abroad at Trinity College Dublin for one year. After her undergrad, Caitlin won a Fulbright grant to complete a Master's degree in Modern Irish Language at the National University of Ireland, Galway, leading to published work on Irish poetry and folklore.
Fluent in Spanish and Irish (Gaeilge), Caitlin loves to travel and has been to 17 countries so far! She was a competitive Irish step dancer while growing up, complete with the curly wig and fake tan. Since dancing for the Notre Dame/Saint Mary's Irish Dance Team during college, she continues to teach dance whenever she can.