Communications Director

Sheila Waterhouse

Sheila joined the BEC in 2017 to tell compelling stories of partnerships between industry and academia at U-M. To do so, she forges connections across campus to make sure key partnerships are highlighted and manages the BEC website, social media channels, marketing materials and publications.

She brings an industry background to the Business Engagement Center, having worked in marketing and communications roles in the transportation and consulting industries before joining the University of Michigan in 2011. Before starting at the BEC, she served in development and alumni relations roles in the Office of University Development and the Rackham Graduate School, fostering strong relationships and fundraising initiatives for alumni and parents.

Sheila holds an undergraduate degree from U-M and an M.B.A. from Indiana University.

Her staff profile story can be found here.

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