Susan Guibert is an award-winning media relations and strategic communications professional with more than 20 years’ experience in higher education, having worked for two nationally recognized institutions: She served as assistant director of public relations at the University of Notre Dame, and as executive director of media relations and communications at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She also serves as an associate for Peterson Rudgers, a consulting firm focused on strategic planning, communications, leadership and organizational development for higher education institutions. She has led national and international strategic communications teams in Europe and Asia. Guibert earned her B.A. in American Studies and M.A. in Communication Arts from the University of Notre Dame. She also is author of three children’s books, published by Corby Press.