Katie Trevathan


Associate Director of Communications

Center for Positive Organizations

Katie brings an extensive background in marketing communications, branding, graphic design, social media strategy, event coordination, and program management to the Center for Positive Organizations. She is excited to work with other CPO change agents to craft a strategic communications plan that reaches all of the Center audiences including current and future students, researchers, alumni, and organizations interested in positive organizational scholarship.

Katie has returned to the University of Michigan from MichBio, the state’s biosciences trade association. During her tenure at U-M, she held communications positions in the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, the Graham Institute, and the study abroad office.

Katie earned her BA in advertising from Michigan State University and her master’s in integrated marketing communications from Eastern Michigan University. An Ann Arbor native, Katie lives near Cobblestone Farm with her husband, son, two cats, and a speckled dog named Juniper.

Phone: 734-764-2805