Kacy Kilner Hayes

Assistant Dean, MBA Program
Kacy Kilner Hayes
(619) 260-7473
Office Location
Kroc IPJ 221A
Areas of Expertise


Dr. Hayes is responsible for the overall MBA student experience, including academic advising, support, and student life, at USD. She has worked with the San Diego MBA programs since 2006 and prior to coming to USD, she had nine years experience in admissions, academic advising, student services, and service learning in higher education. She has a BA in psychology and German from the University of Notre Dame, an MA in Education with an emphasis in higher education administration from California State University, Fresno, and a Ph.D. in Leadership Studies with an emphasis in higher education from USD.