Troy Coleman joined the Industry & Foundation Relations (IFR) team in July 2021 as the Project Manager - Events, Marketing, and Communications. He is responsible for the planning and project management of IFR events as well as building relationships throughout the University and its key partners to ensure outreach and stewardship are well supported. Troy began working with CU Boulder in 2019 with the Department of Environmental Health & Safety. He has worked professionally in the fields of marketing, communications, and operations since 2011 and has 16 years of experience in events as a Creative Consultant and Graphic Designer with Caldera Event Group. His event experience includes clients such as Aspen Fashion Week, the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), Black Entertainment Television (BET), and the Bohemian Foundation as well as production work in both Los Angeles and Chicago. Troy holds a BFA from Colorado State University with a concentration in graphic design and a minor in theatre. He is currently a graduate student as well at the University of Colorado Boulder, pursuing his Masters of Arts in Theatre & Performance Studies.
Outside of CU Boulder, Troy is an accomplished distance runner on a handful of local and national teams, a professional actor and member of SAG-AFTRA, and enjoys spending as much time as possible hitting the trails with his wife and their Westie terrier, Maggie Mayhem.