Jessica Beeson

Director of Alumni and Community Engagement
Primary office:
Strong Hall
Room 200

Jessica Beeson is the Director of Alumni and Community Engagement for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. She is responsible for the creation, supervision and execution of multiple projects including educational programs for the community, and alumni and donor engagement opportunities that service 55 university departments.  She is the dean’s liaison to administrative offices and committees on and off campus and manages the dean’s advisory board.  During her time at KU, she has created and implemented numerous programs designed to strengthen KU’s relationship with alumni and the community. In addition to her work in the dean’s office, Jessica is a lecturer for the Leadership Studies Minor and for the African & African-American Studies Department at the university.  She has a BA in Religious Studies from KU and an MA in Near Eastern Studies from the University of Arizona.

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