Careers in Communication & Journalism
Here's a sample of jobs held by graduates from our department:
Joy Anderson (2001), attorney, Gray Plant Mooty, Minneapolis.
Julie Anderson (1996), “Extra” segment news producer, KARE-TV, Minneapolis.
Dylan Belden (1998), copy editor, Star Tribune, Minneapolis.
Erica Boe (2011), assistant account executive, Weber Shandwick, Minneapolis.
Dave Campbell (2000), sports editor, Associated Press, Minneapolis.
Rachel Carr (2009), corporate compliance and ethics analyst, Target Corporation, Minneapolis.
Kali McGuire Cruz (2004), director of constituent services, Office of U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Minneapolis.
Erica Dao (2008), public relations specialist, Life Time Fitness, Chanhassen, Minn.
Dayle da Silva (2005), reporter, The Vincentian, St. Vincent in the Caribbean.
Shane Delaney (2010), reporter, KMIT-TV, Mason City, Iowa.
Kara Eliason (2007), corporate communications-editorial, Target Corporation, Minneapolis.
Nick Ferraro (1998), reporter, St. Paul Pioneer Press.
Amy Forliti (1996), reporter, Associated Press, Minneapolis.
Angie Gassett (2004), account executive, Weber Shandwick agency, Minneapolis.
Jen Hale (2004), senior media strategist, Olson & Co. agency, Minneapolis.
Chris Hansen (2009), photojournalist, KUSA-TV, Denver.
Chris Havens (2000), homepage producer, Star Tribune, Minneapolis.
Ellen Hudson (2008), marketing and research manager, Delta Sky Magazine, Minneapolis.
Kiera Jacobson (2010), advertising copywriter, Target Corporation, Minneapolis.
Bridget Jewell (2008), senior manager, public relations & social media, Mall of America, Minneapolis.
Stephanie Johnson (2007), community relations manager, Minnesota Twins, Minneapolis.
Shane Kitzman (2010), web producer, WCCO-TV, Minneapolis.
Jon Krawczynski (2001), sportswriter, Associated Press, Minneapolis.
Pauleen Le (2011), reporter, WKBT-TV, LaCrosse, Wis.
Laura Lee (2007), anchor and reporter, KAAL-TV, Rochester, Minn..
Matt Lindstrom (2000), communication specialist, City of Minneapolis.
Jennifer Hartley Mahlik (2007), marketing director, Hot Mama, Inc., Edina, Minn.
Leah McLean (2004), anchor and reporter, KSTP-TV, St. Paul-Minneapolis.
Erin McCloskey (2002), creative services manager, KNOCK Inc., Minneapolis.
Nate Minor (2010), web producer, Minnesota Public Radio, Moorehead, Minn.
Michael Moriarty (2006), assistant account executive, Himle Horner public relations agency, Minneapolis.
Jeremy Olson (1995), reporter, Star Tribune, Minneapolis.
Brooke Roberts (2013), director of global marketing, ProfitSee, Chanhassen, MN.
Heather Rule (2008), reporter, Austin Post Bulletin, Austin, Minn.
John Seidl (1998), advertising sales representative, KS-95 and KSTP-FM radio, St. Paul-Minneapolis.
Kathryn Slater (2006), consumer experience manager, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Minnesota, St. Paul.
Amanda Lutz Theisen (2004), producer, KSTP-TV, St. Paul-Minneapolis.
Jeffrey Thompson (1998), visual content producer, Minnesota Public Radio.
Miles Trump (2011), sports editor, Waseca County News, Waseca, Minn.
Natalie Walz (2002), attorney, Thomsen & Nybeck, Edina, Minn.
Chris Wareham (1998), associate creative director, Periscope advertising, Minneapolis.