Samantha Koon

Monticello, Illinois

Director of Communications for Illinois Extension, University of Illinois

Experience at:
Comprise Communications, Millikin University, International Society of Arboriculture

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    Effective marketing strategist
    Engaging public speaker, educator
    Entrepreneurial problem solver
    Excellent writer and editor
    Experienced strategic planner
    High-energy doer
    Partnership oriented
    Seasoned in crisis communications
    Skillful creative team manager
    Strategic communications expert
    Where I've Worked
    University of Illinois logo

    Jan 2019 – Present

    Director of Communications for Illinois Extension

    University of Illinois
    University of Illinois logo

    Jul 2013 – Present

    Lecturer, Entrepreneurship and Communications

    University of Illinois
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    Jan 2013 – Dec 2018

    Owner and Chief Strategist

    Comprise Communications
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    Feb 2015 – May 2016

    Director of Marketing and Media Relations

    Millikin University
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    Feb 2010 – Jul 2013

    Director of Marketing and Membership

    International Society of Arboriculture
    Purdue University logo

    Mar 2008 – Feb 2010

    Director of Communications, Military Family Research Institute

    Purdue University
    Purdue University logo

    Oct 2005 – Feb 2008

    Marketing Manager, Center for Food and Agricultural Business

    Purdue University
    Purdue University logo

    Mar 2002 – Sep 2005

    Communications Coordinator, Military Family Research Institute

    Purdue University
    Purdue University logo

    Jan 2001 – Mar 2002

    Communications Coordinator, Center for Food and Agricultural Business

    Purdue University
    Where I've Studied

    BS, Agricultural Sales and Marketing

    Purdue University

    MS, Educational Technology

    Purdue University

    MBA, Business Administration

    Indiana University

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