Karla Foster

Position title: Assistant Director of Cultural Programming

Email: karla.foster@wisc.edu

Karla Foster (she/her/hers) serves as the Assistant Director of Cultural Programming for the Multicultural Student Center.  In this role, Karla oversees all of the culturally relevant programmatic efforts of the MSC, all Cultural Heritage Month Planning Committees, and the Black Cultural Center. Karla brings experience form her previous positions as the inaugural Black Cultural Center Program Coordinator, the Campus & Community Liaison for African American students within the Pathways to Educational Achievement office in the Division of Diversity, Equity & Educational Achievement, and her education. She earned her undergraduate degree from Indiana University- Bloomington with a minor in African American And African Diaspora Studies, and her Masters of Science in Student Affairs and Higher Education at Indiana State University where she served as a Graduate Retention Counselor in the Charles E. Brown African American Cultural Center and an Academic Advisor in the School of Education.  Chat with Karla if you are interested in: Cultural heritage month programming, Black history and culture, student organization development, Black Greek life.