Contact Us

Program Coordinator

Kayla Pippit
Kayla Pippit
E115a Lagomarcino Hall
901 Stange Road
Ames, IA 50011-1041
515-294-4144
krp@iastate.edu

Kayla manages elementary school supports, events, marketing, student eligibility, our volunteer program and more. If you have a question, please reach out to her first.

Director of ISU 4U

Katherine Bruna
Katherine Richardson Bruna
E115b Lagomarcino Hall
901 Stange Road
Ames, IA 50011-1041
515-294-4144
isu4u@iastate.edu

Katherine gives direction to and is responsible for the overall movement of the ISU 4U Promise, including the ambitiousness, complexity and nuance of the project, and its relationships with key internal and external partners. She supervises the work of the rest of the ISU 4U Promise team. If you have a concern, please reach out to her.

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Carla McNelly
Carla McNelly
E115c Lagomarcino Hall
901 Stange Road
Ames, IA 50011-1041
515-294-4144
mcnelly@iastate.edu

Carla implements two ethnographic research projects in the King and Moulton neighborhoods aiming to better understand the needs of ISU 4U Promise students and families.

Graduate Assistant

Katie Seifert
Katie Seifert
E115 Lagomarcino Hall
901 Stange Road
Ames, IA 50011-1041
515-294-4144
kcseif@iastate.edu

Katie organizes opportunities for the high school ISU 4U Promise students, collaborating with community organizations and schools to provide a community of college-going.

Assistant Scientist

Todd Abraham
Todd Abraham
E006 Lagomarcino Hall
901 Stange Road
Ames, IA 50011-1041
515-294-3947
abrahamt@iastate.edu

 

"We are excited to offer your child the opportunity to begin dreaming about and preparing for their adventure at Iowa State long before they set foot on campus." 

— Steven Leath, President, Iowa State University