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Kathryn Dodge offers her experience and education to help guide you, your staff, and your institution in three crucial components:


-- practitioners who understand and anticipate the implications of policy are well positioned to innovate. 

Kathryn is actively involved in the resources below as contributor, founder, commissioner, or other role. Use them to deepen your understanding of current, critical policy debates and energize you and your staff on the path toward solutions.


Radio Higher Ed a podcast series created to:

"... inform the public and challenge policy makers about postsecondary education policies, issues and their implications."

Kathryn Dodge co-founded Radio Higher Ed (RHE) with colleagues Alison Griffin and Elise Scanlon. Their first podcast was in November of 2011 and the 30th podcast was released this summer.


National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements

Kathryn Dodge is a founding board member of NC-SARA.

 " agreement among member states, districts and territories that establishes comparable national standards for interstate offering of postsecondary distance education courses and programs. It is intended to make it easier for students to take online courses offered by postsecondary institutions based in another state. SARA is overseen by a National Council and administered by four regional education compacts."

Education Commission of the States

"The Education Commission of the States was created by states, for states, in 1965. We track state policy trends, translate academic research, provide unbiased advice and create opportunities for state leaders to learn from one another."

Kathryn Dodge was appointed a New Hampshire Commissioner by the Governor.


Good-intentions translate to success when people and organizations are well equipped.  

Through classroom, coaching and consultation work focused on strategic, systemic and sustainable efforts, Kathryn can steer you toward constructive action in a way that expands capacity for innovation.

  • Classroom
  • Consulting
  • Coaching

Dodge Advisory is strategic about efforts to balance consulting among public, private, profit and non-profit institutions. Some work is consulting on the organizational level and some is coaching on the individual level.


Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of New Hampshire teaching in the PhD program.

Adjunct faculty member at New England College (EdD program)



Kathryn is affiliated with consulting agencies who provide customized solutions.


The American University of Madaba, a start- up American university based in the country of Jordan. 


"In working with Kathryn, I was struck by the generous focus she maintained—on me, my needs, and goals as I transitioned back to the faculty after 27 years as Dean and Provost. Coupled with the respect she demonstrated for my values and her patience for my uncertainties, Kathryn delivered exactly what was needed." -- Anna DiStefano, Fielding Graduate University.



Professional Development

We find our way and our voice, in community.

When small groups of people with similar challenges consider context and process in a confidential environment new insights emerge.

College President Symposium

– launched a year ago

Academic Leader Colloquia

– in process

Leadership Colloquia in Higher Education 

– in development with Antioch University (a scaling up of the symposiums) – in process