Nathan Willers

Director of Communications

Doctoral Candidate, Morgridge College of Education; President, Staff Advisory Council

What I do

With a background in marketing and communications, Nathan has worked in higher education since 2017 and in non-profit administration since 2006. Dedicated to education and culture, he advocates, communicates, and engages with communities to support students, faculty, and learning communities.

Nathan is currently earning a doctorate in higher education from Morgridge College of Education at the University of Denver and anticipates completion in 2022.


Doctor of Education (in progress), Morgridge College of Education, University of Denver
Master of Arts, Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, Columbia College Chicago
Bachelor of Arts, Communications and Music, The Master's University

Licensure / Accreditations

Basic Human Subjects Research Certification, CITI
Ads Search Certification, Google

Professional Affiliations

Staff Advisory Council Communications Committee Co-chair, 2020-present
Staff Advisory Council Representative, 2019-present
Higher Education Policy Fellow, Colorado Department of Higher Education, 2019
Board Member, Galleries of Contemporary Art, UCCS, 2014-2019

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