Katie Balcom joined Charleston Southern University as an adjunct instructor for communication teaching various communication course in January 2018. She joined the Student-Athlete Success office in July 2018 as the intern geared towards a learning specialist role.
Before coming to Charleston Southern, Balcom worked overseas in Seoul, South Korea working as a Native English Speaking Teacher in 2016. She graduated from Valdosta State University with a Master of Communication degree and taught Human Communication in their Summer Bridge Program in 2015. She graduated from Armstrong in Savannah, Ga. with an English: Professional Communication in 2012.