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Associate Director of Professional Development
Senior Learning and Development Coordinator

404 Jesse Hall

Educational background:
I have a bachelor’s degree in Mass Media & Journalism from the Universidad Externado de Colombia in Bogotá, Colombia. I also earned a Masters and Ph.D. in organizational and intercultural communication from the University of Kansas (the rivalry is over; different conferences. Rock Chalk and MIZ!)

How long have you been at the university?
I started at my current position in June of 2018. I have been at Mizzou since the fall of 2011. A total of 7 years.

What committees, professional organizations or other groups do you serve on?
I have served in several committees while in my position as a faculty. I have served in the A&S Curriculum, Instruction, and Advising (CIA) committee and most recently, I served in the A&S Diversity Intensive Committee that is implementing a DI credit requirement for A&S undergraduates. Professionally, I am an active member of the National Communication Association and International Communication Association.