Carrie Kikel, communication alum, was named communication manager for the Oregon Arts Commission and the Oregon Cultural Trust in October 2014.
Department of Communication Studies
BA, Marylhurst University
Seminar: Get Started as Coach
Seminar: Coaching for Life, Work & Leadership
Seminar: Coaching Tools & Skill Building
Topic: Breakthrough Coaching
Dana Smith has a successful coaching practice that includes individual and team coaching, speaking engagements and engaging workshops. The heart of her practice is inspiring others to be in integrity with themselves, and thereby show up fully in their career, life and leadership roles. At Marylhurst, she co-teaches coaching and leadership classes.
Prior to establishing her successful coaching practice, Smith was a managing partner of a thriving sales and marketing consulting company. Her professional career in sales, marketing and public relations spans experience in startup companies to Fortune 500 companies in the high tech industry.
Smith is a Marylhurst University alumna. She received her professional coach training at the Academy for Coach Training in Bellevue, Washington. She is also a member of the International Coaching Federation.
In addition, she is the founder and board president of Garrett's Space, a nonprofit organization supporting young adults.