A four-year letterwinner and two-time captain for SJU, Kuester begins her third season at Hawk Hill as director of basketball operations.
Spending 2014-15 as a member of Joe Logan's staff at Loyola Maryland, she helped in the development of a pair of All-Patriot League honorees. One of the top shooters in Saint Joseph's history, Kuester finished her career in the program's top 10 for three-pointers (167) and free throw percentage (.861). Named to the All-Big 5 Second Team in 2010-11, she was also a standout off the court, earning Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Saint Joseph's Athletic Director's Honor Roll recognition.
Following graduation, the Media, Pa., native served as director of basketball operations at Lehigh before serving as the video coordinator at North Carolina in 2013-14.