Kailey Preston

Program Coordinator, Global Engagement Programs

South Bend

As Program Coordinator for NDI's Global Engagement Programs, Kailey oversees and provides support for several short-term, non-degree-seeking programs at the university. This includes the International Leadership, Enrichment and Development (iLED) program and other customized programs. Through these programs, international students experience a rewarding and impactful glimpse of life at Notre Dame.

Kailey graduated with a B.A. in Psychology and German Studies from Creighton University. She also received an M.A. in Linguistics from Purdue University, where she focused on foreign language education and teaching. She has experience as both an international student and worker: she studied abroad in Berlin, Germany, and has worked at the University of Freiburg in Freiburg, Germany. Prior to coming to Notre Dame, Kailey taught German at Purdue University. She has an advanced knowledge of German, an intermediate knowledge of French, and a basic knowledge of Spanish and Norwegian.