Kahlin McKeown joined the FarmHouse team in the spring of 2020 as the Assistant Executive Director for Student Engagement. In this position, she supervises five staff members and leads the Fraternity’s chapter servicing efforts, chapter operations and Fraternity systems, volunteer recruitment, retention and education, student educational programming, expansion and growth initiatives, risk prevention and risk response.
Kahlin comes to the team with ten years of experience in fraternity/sorority programs, most recently as a staff member at the University of Maryland. She is completing her doctorate in the Higher Education and Student Affairs program at the University of Maryland, where her research is focused on career pathways for fraternity/sorority professionals. Kahlin has also worked professionally in alumni relations and event management.
Kahlin earned a master’s degree in College Student Personnel at Bowling Green State University and a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Delaware, where she joined Alpha Xi Delta Women’s Fraternity. Kahlin continues her involvement with Alpha Xi Delta as a volunteer, having served in a variety of roles ranging from extension efforts to rehabilitating struggling chapters. She also volunteers for the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors and has also facilitated a number of programs for fraternity/sorority leaders on both a local and national level.
Kahlin is from just outside of Philadelphia and is a huge Philadelphia sports fan. She lives and works remotely in Washington, DC.