Khrystyane Lopez serves as a regional recruitment specialist based in McAllen, Texas for the University of Houston in the South Texas region, helping guide students through the admissions and financial aid process. She is a second year EdD student at Abilene Christian University studying Organizational Leadership with a focus in higher education. Her research interests include retention among Latinx and first-generation students, leadership, and involvement, and Latinx fraternities and sororities. Her professional experiences range from the K-12 setting, higher education, veterans’ affairs, programming and events, financial aid and literacy.
Khrystyane also serves as the Alumnae Regional Chair for the South Central Region for Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc. Khrystyane hopes to become an executive director of enrollment services in an institute of higher education. She holds a BA in Political Science from Texas State University and M.Ed. in Higher Education from Abilene Christian University.