Office of Institutional Advancement
Backpack is an integral part of the communication team for the College of Liberal Arts’ Office of Institutional Advancement (OIA).
The OIA staff provides support to Backpack employees to ensure we deliver high quality content that accurately represents students, faculty, and alumni. They work with the editorial team to provide content creators with developmental and copy edits on drafts, assist in professional development workshops, and support writers in their creative process.
Senior Editor, Arts & Humanities
Grew up with friends named Alexa and Siri.
Senior Editor, Social Sciences
To Colleen, German is the language of love, because she met her husband in a U of M German class.
Life goal is to visit all 50 state capitol buildings.
Founder, Chief Marketing Officer
Has traveled to 51 countries and still cannot speak a second language—it's a goal this year, though.
Rappelled down a waterfall while canyoneering in the Mexican jungle.