Christel Richard

Christel Richard

Media Team Peer

email: richarcr@umail.iu.edu 

"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions." - Dalai Lama

Christel grew up and attended school in Carmel, Indiana. She has always had a strong interest in creative communication, from drawing and writing as a child to now pursuing a degree in Marketing through the Kelley School of Business. Outside of work Christel is a project leader for Net Impact, part of the IU Run Club, and enjoys hammocking and dog watching.

Best Career Blunder

Christel grew up and attended school in Carmel, Indiana. She has always had a strong interest in creative communication, from drawing and writing as a child to now pursuing a degree in Marketing through the Kelley School of Business. Outside of work Christel is a project leader for Net Impact, part of the IU Run Club, and enjoys hammocking and dog watching.

Biggest Challenge

Learning how to gain the respect of the associates while also maintaining a productive work environment in a department of strong, often conflicting, personalities.

Lessons Learned

Listening is incredibly important to effective leadership, people want their input and concerns to be heard!

Education and Certifications

Marketing & Sustainable Business; Minor in Media and Creative Advertising
Kelley School of Business, Indiana University