Thea Karakalos-Kyriazopoulos

Position: Post-Secondary Program Coordinator

Pronouns: She/Her/s

Thea is a first-generation student born and raised in Greece. She attended high school in Southern California, transferred from 2-year colleges to graduate from Seattle University, and recently completed her Masters in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of San Francisco. Her passion for working with students began after becoming a teacher’s assistant in the afterschool program at Refugee Women’s Alliance (ReWA) in South Seattle. Following this experience, she served for 3 years as an Americorps member at College Access Now and College Possible in the college access and success space. After supporting students through education nonprofits and at higher education institutions, she is excited to begin building relationships with students at Summer Search! In her free time, you can find her at shows, going to the movies (she has a monthly pass!), or travelling to see her friends and family.