Senior Director of Student Professional Development

Office: ECAD 156

Ben Weihrauch joined our CU Engineering in January 2019 as Senior Director of Professional Student Development. Ben leads the College’s ProReady initiative, which is CU Engineering’s commitment to the career and professional development success of students.

Ben has worked in higher education for 20+ years in admissions and advising, career services, program management, and employer relations. Before CU Engineering, Ben worked in leadership roles at the Colorado School of Public Health at CU Anschutz Medical Campus, Community College of Denver, Michigan State University, and Minnesota State Mankato. He also worked in the private sector for a national IT services firm headquartered in the Denver Tech Center.

Ben earned a Bachelor of Science in History from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, a Master of Arts in Student Affairs Administration from Michigan State University, and a Doctorate of Education in Leadership for Educational Equity-Higher Education from the University of Colorado Denver.