Gretchen Minekime joined the Office for Outreach and Engagement in August 2021. As Outreach Communications Program Manager, Gretchen develops and leads the office’s communications and marketing strategies to connect the scholarship of faculty, staff, and students with public needs across Colorado and beyond.
Previously Gretchen lived her passion for social change by serving as vice president of communications for Community Foundation Boulder County, people project director for the Adopt-A-School Program, and youth prevention education coordinator for Moving to End Sexual Assault (MESA). She served as president of Boulder Business Professional Women (BPW) from 2005-2006 and on the board of directors for the Colorado Music Festival & Center for Musical Arts between 2011-2015. Gretchen is a proud graduate of CU Boulder.