Michigan Engineering 2020

As a new leader, how do you enable change in a large organization, and ensure a strong vision? When Alec D. Gallimore, the Robert J. Vlasic Dean of Engineering, took office in June 2016, he was already well on his way to thinking big for the College. Gallimore and his team outlined a Vision and…

Pursue Bold Ideas

Following the rollout of a new strategic vision for the University of Michigan College of Engineering, we created a new Brand Video. This video captured the spirit and voice of Michigan Engineering, highlighting our core values and mission: to serve the common good. This video won a Michigan Emmy award for Best Community/Public Service Video….

#IAmNotHidden

This coordinated marketing plan helped create overflow attendance for two events featuring author Margot Lee Shetterly at the University of Michigan College of Engineering. The plan included print, social and grassroots elements, and resulted in both events being sold out. LINKS Facebook Event EXCERPT FROM MARKETING PLAN The Big Idea As students return to campus in…

One Cool Thing

A mobile application conceived, designed, built and managed entirely by the talented staff in the Communications & Marketing office at the University of Michigan College of Engineering. Over the course of six months, I worked with our Executive Director Dan Kim to conceptualize, plan, develop and launch this app. This work included creating a manifesto,…

Time Capsule Project

This was a four-year long project to document and celebrate the changes in our students during their time at Michigan Engineering. My concept was simple: record short video segments – “Time Capsules” – with students on their first day of classes. Four years later, show them the video and capture their reactions on camera. It…