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Aliyah Tipton

Assistant Director, Communications
Division of Philanthropy & Alumni Engagement
Kent Campus

JOB DESCRIPTION

I am the Project Manager for alumni and donor communications for the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, University College, the Division of Student Affairs, the Office of the Provost, College of Arts and Sciences, and College of Communication and Information.

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

April 2022

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

Administrative Assistant at Mott Community College and Public Relations Specialist for the ACTion Foundation (current), both in Flint, Michigan.

LIKES MOST ABOUT KENT STATE:

Kent State's history and the positive impact of its professors, specifically those in Franklin Hall.

ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE AS AN EMPLOYER:

Kent State's Anti-Racism efforts and its diverse body of students, faculty, and staff.

RESIDES IN:

Stow, Ohio

HOMETOWN:

Flint, Michigan

EDUCATION:

B.A., English Literature, Thee Jackson State University; M.A., Journalism & Mass Communication, Kent State University

HOBBIES:

Reading, writing, listening to good music, cooking, eating, traveling, and spending time with family