Vaccine Communications Project Manager
NDSU Center for Immunization Research and Education
I am from Fargo, ND. I went to Penn State for my undergrad and studied political science, gender studies, and Spanish. Before my current role at NDSU Center for Immunization Research and Education, I worked in philanthropy and various communications roles.
Community Health Sciences; Certificate in Infectious Disease Prevention
How did the NDSU MPH prepare you for the workforce?
Through the NDSU MPH program, I learned foundational skills in several areas, including epidemiology, intervention design, and infectious disease. I always knew I wanted a career in communications, but the MPH program solidified that health communications was the right professional space for me. The program pushed my boundaries for what I thought I could learn, do, and be.
Vaccine Communications Project Manager at NDSU Center for Immunization Research and Education
How are you impacting the health of your region?
I develop, implement and lead effective messages and communication strategies that garner vaccine acceptance throughout the state of North Dakota.