Kelsey Dodson-Smith

An inspiring alumna from UW-Stout.
Hometown Menomonie, WI
Major B.S. Retail Merchandising and Management
Graduation 2010

“Stout has a lot to offer and I certainly value my experience as both a student and an alum. I felt like I was a student, not a number."

"I appreciate the personal environment of Stout through its small class sizes. Having that one-on-one involvement accelerates one’s learning opportunity and shapes you for your career that lies ahead.”

Involvement at UW-Stout:

  • Involved with Alpha Phi.
  • Program emphasis of Business Management and Marketing.

Awards & Accomplishments:

  • Serves as the Director of Communications for the Junior League of Minneapolis. 
  • Serves on the University of Minnesota Tourism Center Advisory Committee.
  • Recipient of Advertising Federation Minnesota’s “32 Under 32” Award.
  • Named on Hot Topics’ “Top 50 Most Influential Travel & Hospitality Marketers in the Americas” list in 2016.