Heather Sullivan

Heather Sullivan
Heather SullivanMarquette University

David Straz Hall, 101

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-7238

Associate Director of External Relations

Heather joined Marquette University’s College of Business Administration after working in community relations for WaterStone Bank. As associate director of external relations for the College of Business Administration and the Graduate School of Management, she serves as a facilitator between College faculty and staff and key regional constituents, connecting college courses with area organizations to expand experiential learning opportunities for business students while adding value to the Marquette’s external partners.

She works closely with the dean, in coordination with University Advancement, to expand the scope, depth, and level of relationships with external college constituencies, including alumni, friends, corporations and foundations; build bridges between the College and the business community; connect regional businesses and organization with course projects and other experiential learning opportunities; build strong relationships with corporate and community leaders and public officials for the purpose of raising awareness of the College; and connect students with internship and career opportunities.

She holds a B.S. in public relations from Illinois State University and an M.S. in journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. An advocate of sustainable community and economic development, she co-founded the Tosa Farmers Market and the Enderis Park Farmers Market.