Kathy Friedenreich joined the SASS staff in January 2012 as a Mentor for the PAW Program and was promoted to counselor in 2013. Kathy holds a B.S. degree in Education and a Master's Degree in Special Education from Auburn University. Kathy has worked with at-risk populations for more than 20 years, working with the Department of Defense Education Authority in Stuttgart, Germany prior to joining the SASS staff. She is a current member of the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletes.