With over fifteen years’ experience in marketing and programming in higher education, Anneli Gray oversees marketing communications for the Academic Centers of Excellence. Previously, Anneli worked as the marketing and communications coordinator for the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) where she developed strategic marketing initiatives for the center and related programs. Prior to working with CESR, she managed the Evening/Weekend MBA program at the Leeds School where she launched communications and networking initiatives to encourage a sense of community.
In the natural products industry, Anneli developed and promoted educational programming for large-scale conferences such as Natural Products Expo East and Natural Marketplace.
Before moving to Colorado, she worked at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business where she led outreach efforts aimed at connecting MBA students with Booth’s coveted alumni network and worked to re-engage alumni with the school. To this end Anneli created new programming, events and branding for communications to students and alumni.
Anneli holds a master’s degree in psychology from Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Colorado Boulder.