Communication Spotlight

  • Sara (Hettel) Henry

    December 11, 2018

    I graduated Truman in 2016 with a COMM degree, a fiancé (my husband proposed the day before graduation – it was a good weekend for me), and my sights set on a radio career in St. Louis. Two years later, I still have a COMM degree, my fiancé upgraded to husband status, and I work … Read More

  • Amanda Hoylman

    December 4, 2018

    Amanda Hoylman serves as the Assistant Director of Alcohol and Other Drug Programming at Washington University in St. Louis. Prior to this role, Amanda worked at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse as a Hall Director and Truman State University as an Admission Counselor. After attending Truman, she went on to earn her Master’s in Education … Read More

  • Sara Kluba

    November 27, 2018

    Sara Kluba is an Event Manager for Sporting Kansas City and has been with the team for just over a year. Prior to Sporting Club Events, she worked in the Kansas City community for the past 4 years at an event management company and a local area non-profit. Transitioning to the sports and sales world … Read More

  • Meredith Kusky

    November 13, 2018

    Meredith Kusky is a healthcare industry professional with a background in nonprofit marketing and fundraising and talent and insight services. She is currently working as a Senior Learning Coordinator at Cerner Corporation headquarters in Kansas City, MO. During her time at Truman Statue University, she was the starting catcher for the intercollegiate softball team. What … Read More

  • Alex Witt

    November 6, 2018

    Alex Witt is currently an associate director at Bully Pulpit Interactive, a modern communications agency based in Washington DC. Prior to joining BPI, Alex served as digital director for Ralph Northam’s Virginia gubernatorial campaign and as a senior social media strategist for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. Alex is originally from Sullivan, MO. Outside of work, … Read More

  • Andrew Grojean

    October 30, 2018

    Andrew Grojean is a Manager of Innovation at a marketing agency in Kansas City that specializes in healthcare. He helps develop artificial intelligence technologies for the pharmaceutical industry. In 2015, Andrew was named Medical Marketing and Media’s Young Marketer of the Year. Andrew’s hobbies include keeping up to date on pop culture, cheering on Kansas … Read More

  • Becky (Hadley) Cutright

    October 23, 2018

    Becky (Hadley) Cutright is an avid foodie, traveler, seasonal runner, classic rock lover, and cheese enthusiast. She lives in St. Louis, MO with her husband, dog, and (yes) pig. She loves her family and adores her friends. When she’s not cooking or on an adventure, she is a communications consultant for the Treasury Division at … Read More

  • Cait Bladt

    October 16, 2018

    Cait Bladt is a writer and comedian living in New York City. Her Twitter bio says she is “a pile of half eaten hot wings who wished very hard to be a real girl” which is the most accurate description of her in existence. She currently works as a political editor for the website The … Read More

  • Renee Baharaeen

    October 9, 2018

    Renee Baharaeen is currently a Production Assistant for CNN’s Special Events unit. Prior to joining CNN, she served as a Staff Assistant and Coordinator for the Presidential Personnel Office at the White House. She is originally from Kansas City, MO. Outside of work, Renee enjoys traveling, reading, and trying new Pinterest recipes. What year did … Read More

  • Jackie Yoo

    October 2, 2018

    Jackie Yoo is multinational journalist specializing in video and multimedia production, broadcast and radio. She has experience working in newsrooms, documentaries, directing on-air live shows and field production. Currently, she is a desk assistant/production assistant at ABC News in Washington, DC. Prior to joining ABC News, Jackie worked for Radio Free Asia in DC and … Read More