Sue McGurkin

Program Manager for Alumni Relations and Events

Photograph of Sue McGurkin


Sue joined the Advancement team in the College of Arts & Sciences, Graduate School and Research Institutes in September 2017. She is responsible for designing and implementing a comprehensive alumni relations plan for the college. Sue is also a member of the advisory board for the CU Advocates. Go Buffs!

Prior to joining CU, Sue was the Federal Policy Representative for the Colorado Association of Commerce and Industry and was instrumental in building CACI’s first federal program. In addition, she was the Director of Federal Government Affairs for Intrado Inc., where she was responsible for managing the company's federal outreach efforts.

Sue earned a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University, in New Brunswick, New Jersey, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Sue currently lives in North Boulder with her husband, Mike. In her free time, she enjoys reading, yoga, running the trails and savoring a glass of wine with her close friends.