Zoe Clemmons

Strategic Communications Specialist

Zoe Clemmons (she/her/hers) is the Strategic Communications Specialist for the UChicago Network for College Success (NCS). An adaptable strategic communicator, she enjoys incorporating heart, diverse voices and purposeful tactics into her work.
At NCS she leads a variety of communications efforts including the implementation of a comprehensive communications strategy, management of external partner relationships and assurance of consistent brand management and voice. 
She previously worked as a Senior Specialist at Barefoot Public Relations for 3.5 years in Denver, Colorado before returning to the Chicago area. She also has experience working at  several conservation-focused nonprofit organizations.
In 2020 she earned her MS in Public Communication & Technology from Colorado State University where she studied climate change communication and activism on social media. She also holds a BA in Public Relations from Illinois State University.
A proud midwesterner at heart, Zoe grew up in a suburb northwest of Chicago. She enjoys baking, watching documentaries, visiting with family, gardening and hanging out with her cat Sophie.