As the Online Graduate Student Success Advisor, Novotny is responsible for meeting the needs of graduate students to ensure their success throughout their academic careers at West Virginia University's (WVU) Reed College of Media. Novotny works directly with students to manage schedules, assists in utilizing resources made available by the college, student outreach and aiding in the preparation for graduation.
Prior to beginning her career at WVU, Novotny served as an admissions representative and finance counselor for The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Novotny is currently pursuing a doctorate in organizational leadership from Argosy University. She possesses a master’s degree in human resource management from Argosy University, and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from La Roche College.