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Liz Tollefson Elizabeth Tollefson
Assistant Director of Communications
Office of University Relations

Office: 215 Kiehle Building
Phone: 218-281-8432

Major Responsibilities:

  • Project manager and editor for the alumni publication, the Torch
  • Media relations, news release distribution, and campus submissions to the Brief
  • Manage Insight Radio broadcasts
  • Support campus social networking efforts
  • Support campus promotion and marketing efforts
  • Assist with NWSA Alumni Association and UMCAA events

U of M Committee Memberships:

  • Crookston Campus Sustainability Committee and Communication Work Group
  • Communicators Kitchen Cabinet (U of M system-wide committee)


  • Distinguished Professional and Administrative Award 2005
  • U of M Presidents Emerging Leaders 2004-05

Professional Memberships:

  • Council for the Advancement and Support of Higher Education (CASE)
  • U of M Communicators Forum

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