Office of Conferences and Short Courses
The Pennsylvania State University
301B Ag Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-8301
Fax: 814-865-7050
csco@psu.edu

  • Assistant Director, College Relations Office
  • Conference Coordinator

Naomi joined the Office of Conferences and Short Courses as a Conference Coordinator in November 2018. Prior to this, she was the Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, where she led the planning and implementation of high visibility and high-quality alumni events as well as alumni/student activities to engage 31,000 active alumni in support of the College's strategic initiatives. Naomi previously worked at the Penn State Alumni Association developing and executing comprehensive volunteer service initiatives for alumni group volunteer leaders as well as numerous Penn State University level awards and recognition programs. She has experience with programs on-campus, off-campus, and out of state that range in size and scope from 12 to 1,000.

  • Conference Coordinator

Melissa has served in roles as Program Specialist and Conference Coordinator for the Office of Conferences and Short Courses from 2005-2011. During that time she was the lead planner for a variety of programs, such as the NACTA Annual Conference, Plant Biology Symposium, and the Ice Cream Short Course. Melissa was excited to rejoin the office in 2017 as a Part-Time Conference Coordinator. She now specializes in programs utilizing our "Level 2" planning services, including registration and logistical support. Prior to her work with Conferences and Short Courses, Melissa has experience with non-profit community relations and volunteer management.

  • Conference Coordinator

Kristin began working as a Conference Coordinator in the Office of Conferences and Short Courses in April 2012. She began her career with Penn State working at Pollock Dining Commons as an Assistant Manager. There she planned and executed numerous catered events for students, faculty, and staff as well as provided daily food service to the campus community. Her other experience includes working for the Office of Physical Plant where she prepared contracts, monitored numerous budgets, and scheduled meetings. Kristin has planned programs such as the Ice Cream Short Course, 4-H State Achievement Days, and FFA Activities Week.

Office of Conferences and Short Courses

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301B Ag Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802
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