Meet the Board

The 2017-2018 CGSA Board of Directors:

President: Maureen Julia Wieland

mwielan@purdue.edu

PhD

Area: Organizational Communication

Research: Public Relations, CSR, Environmental Communication

Concordia College, B.A.

Northern Illinois University, M.A.

Vice President of Administration: Brianna Macinka

bmacinka@purdue.edu

M.S.

Area: Interpersonal Communication

Research: Conflict, Mediation, Dating Communication

California State University, Fullerton B.S.

Vice President of Fundraising and Research: Katie Miller

mill2005@purdue.edu

PhD

Area: Organizational Communication

Research: CSR, Rhetoric, Public Relations

Marquette University, M.A.

Vice President of Professional Development: Chelsea Moss

moss42@purdue.edu

M.A.

Areas: Interpersonal Communication and Media, Technology, and Society

Research: Mass Communication, Family Communication

Bob Jones University, B.A.

Vice President of Social Relations: Megan Kendall

mkendall@purdue.edu

M.S.

Area: Media, Technology, and Society

Research: Social Media Communication, Crisis Communication, Organizational Identity

Purdue University, B.A.

Vice President of New Student Relations: Ashleigh Shields

shielda@purdue.edu

PhD

Areas: Interpersonal and Health Communication

Research: Eating Disorder Communication, Disclosure, Close Relationship Communication

Purdue University, B.A. & M.A.

 

Vice President of Graduate Relations: Kristin Dolick

kdolick@purdue.edu

PhD

Area: Health Communication

Research: Decision-Making, Science Communication

Purdue University, B.A. & M.S.

Vice President of Technology: Cody Blake Wilson

wilso248@purdue.edu

M.S.

Area: Public Relations

Research: Issue and Crisis Communication, Computational Methods, Rhetoric and Linguistics

Purdue University, B.A.

Marian University, M. A. T.

Vice President of International Student Relations and Cultural Inclusion: Robert Nyaga

rnyaga@purdue.edu

PhD

Area: Health Communication

Research: Health messages, Non-communicable Diseases, Healthcare Management

Moi University, B.S.

Illinois State University, M.S.

Purdue Graduate Student Government Representative: Devin Knighton

knighton@purdue.edu

PhD

Area: Public Relations

Research: Stakeholder Management, Narratives, Corporate Communication, Fake News

Brigham Young University, B.A.

George Washington University, M.S.

 

Feel free to reach out to any of our board members for questions or comments.