Departments and Research Centers

Communications & Outreach

The Communications & Outreach Office is responsible for advancing the Ford School’s visibility and reputation with prospective students, alumni, academic and policy communities, and other audiences.

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Madison Brow

Social Media Specialist
Madison Brow is the Ford School's social media specialist, managing our social media presence to over 23K followers and executing strategy with an emphasis on efforts related to admissions, digital fundraising, and…
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Catherine R. Carver

Lead, U-M Democracy & Debate 2021-22
Catherine Carver serves as the programming lead for University of Michigan’s Democracy & Debate, a university-wide educational initiative. This initiative seeks to encourage students, faculty, staff, and the broader U-M community to explore the…
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Rebecca A. Cohen

Senior Communications & Outreach Strategist
As a Ford School alum (MPP ‘09), Rebecca has 15 years of experience in strategic communication, public policy analysis and advocacy, and strategy development with the public, non-profit, and philanthropic sectors. Working with other departments,…
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Katee Cole

Events and Outreach Manager
Katee Cole is the events and outreach manager at the Ford School, where she leads on the school's public events and premier lecture series, Policy Talks @ the Ford School. Previously, Katee was the assistant director of events and public programs at…
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Laura K. Lee

Director of Communications and Outreach
An alum of the Ford School (MPP '96), Laura has over twenty years of experience in public sector and academic advocacy, strategic communications, and management. The team she leads is responsible for advancing the Ford School's visibility and…
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Nick A. Pfost

Marketing & Communications Specialist
A policy-trained communicator, Nick is our in-house designer and brand manager, advising on and executing the school's marketing initiatives by planning, designing, and producing accessible, persuasive, and high-quality strategic materials.