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Communications Committee

Job Description

The Communications Team supports the Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA) mission in implementing Welcome-Connect-Support through communications with alumni to increase awareness and maintain good public relations for the local chapter and WAA.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with chapter leadership, chapter teams, and WAA staff to develop an annual communications calendar for the chapter
  • Responsible for regularly updating chapter website with local chapter events, WAA news, fundraising opportunities, and other important information
  • Works with the event coordinators to advertise and promote events on the website
  • Keep an active presence of WAA and of the local chapter on various social media outlets like Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Engage with alumni through social media outlets
  • Stay up to date with all local chapter and WAA corporate events to market and communicate to alumni.
  • Collaborate with team members and WAA staff to develop content or annual plans.


  • Previous work experience in communications and media is a plus
  • Excellent writing and verbal skills
  • Organization and planning skills a plus
  • Previous work experience involving social media a plus
  • Experience with social media outlets a plus
  • Excellent written communication skills