Kate Sanford

Graduate Assistant, Campus Center Curator
Campus Center and Student Experiences, IUPUI



B.A., Anthropology, Missouri State University


Kate Sanford occupies the position of Campus Center Curator as a graduate assistant, a position she has held since August 2017. As the Campus Center Curator, Kate manages the day-to-day operations of the Cultural Arts Gallery, including installing exhibits, marketing shows, implementing programming, collecting and evaluating statistics regarding gallery usage, and training gallery staff.

Prior to joining the IUPUI Division of Student Affairs staff, Kate has worked for many institutions, including the Science Center and the History Museum on the Square, located in Missouri. Her most recent position was at the World Chess Hall of Fame, where she served as a gallery attendant and worked closely with the exhibits. Kate has also presented her research on conservation concerning textiles at the Missouri Archaeological Society conference.