Rosalee Rush

Rosalee Rush

Rosalee Rush Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Communications
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Rush, a Michigan native, joined BU in August 2008 with more than 10 years experience in public relations, news writing and reporting, speech writing and marketing communications.

Most recently, Rush was a communications specialist with the Michigan Economic Development Corp., serving as editor of the agency newsmagazine, Michigan Business Report and managing the agency's quality of life e-publication,

Earlier in her career, Rush worked with Michigan's Office of Services to the Aging, Michigan Jobs Commission and Industrial Relations Council on G.O.A.L.S, a consortium of 20 top American corporations and 20 of the top graduate universities in human resource management.

Rush earned bachelor's and master's degrees in journalism from Michigan State University. She recently earned a doctorate degree from Western Michigan University.

As assistant vice president, director of marketing and communications, Rush manages BU's public relations, promotion and marketing initiatives; serves as university spokesperson and crisis communications coordinator; and leads university publication efforts.