As the Communications Director at the Business Engagement Center at the University of Michigan, she manages marketing and communication programs that involved industry and academia at the university. She brings an industry background to the Business Engagement Center, having worked in marketing and communications roles in the transportation and consulting industries before joining the University of Michigan in 2011. Before starting at the BEC, she served in development and alumni relations roles in the Office of University Development and the Rackham Graduate School, fostering strong relationships and fundraising initiatives for alumni and parents.Sheila holds an undergraduate degree from U-M and an M.B.A. from Indiana University.
Immediate Past Chair
Sarah W. Newman