Promotions Director, Division of Performing Arts
Office: 107 Music Education Building
Phone: (701) 231-9564
- B.M., Minnesota State University-Moorhead
- M.A., North Dakota State University
Kay Beckermann has been Promotions Director for NDSU Division of Performing Arts since 2004. During this time she has actively created and implemented integrated strategies to increase the presence of NDSU Fine Arts on campus and in the community. She works closely with faculty and students to promote the events of the Challey School of Music in addition to the Department of Theatre Arts and the Division as a whole. She has also worked with a variety of touring groups on campus, including Arlo Guthrie, the Vienna Boys Choir, The Second City, Christopher O'Riley, and many more.
Kay has a Bachelor of Music-Music Industry from Minnesota State University Moorhead, where she studied piano with Nancy Harris and interned with the National Endowment for the Arts Music Program in Washington, D.C.. She is currently finishing her graduate degree in Communication at NDSU. Her thesis is titled "Tonight It's Government Funded: A Rhetorical Analysis of Manufactured Social Controversy and Government Funding of the Arts."