Katie Vance is the Victim Advocate for the Collaboration for Assault Response and Education Office(CARE) at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW). She provides support and advocacy services for students, faculty, and staff members who have experienced sexual assault, harassment,stalking, dating and domestic abuse. She coordinates the campus Relationship Violence and Sexual Assault Response Team and serves as the lead coordinator for the UNCW Annual Women's Conference. She received a master's degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs in 2007 from the University of South Carolina. She began her career in interpersonal violence prevention and response with a graduate assistantship in Sexual Health and Violence Prevention. Prior to joining UNCW, Katie served as the Assistant Director of Student Life at Rockhurst University and the Rape Prevention Education Coordinator at the Rape Crisis Center in Wilmington, NC. She is a Membership Committee Chair for CAPPA.