2007 Recipient of the
Distinguished Alumni Award
Kathleen Christensen is the founder and director of the Workplace, Work Force and Working Families Program with the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in New York. Under her leadership, the program has played a vital role in developing work-family scholarships and in supporting effective workplaces that meet the needs of working parents and older workers. She has been published extensively and is known nationwide for her work in developing the work-life field and in supporting effective workplaces that encourage a diverse and changing workforce.