Corporate Relations

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The Corporate Relations team is dedicated to building partnerships between the corporate community and MSU’s academic units to advance both the objectives of industry and the mission of the university. Use the links to the left to find out how Corporate Relations works with our academic and industry partners to create mutually-beneficial partnerships.

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Kyan Zeller

Kyan Zeller

Senior Director

(517) 884-1066

LinkedIn: kyandzeller

Kristen Clauder

Kristen Clauder

Director, Key Industries, Corporate Relations

(517) 353-3428

LinkedIn: kristenclauder

Kyle Cutler

Kyle Cutler

Director, Corporate Relations & Development, College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

(517) 353-3428

LinkedIn: kylecutler

Jennifer Jennings

Jennifer Jennings

College of Engineering, CFR

(517) 355-8339

LinkedIn: jenningsjennifer

Allison Jones

allison jones

Assistant Director, International Corporate and Foundation Relations

(517) 353-6991

LinkedIn: allison-jones-mich

Sarah Spitzley

sarah spitzley

Associate Director, Corporate Relations

(517) 884-1079

LinkedIn: sarah-spitzley

Katlynn Willard

Katlynn Willard

Office Coordinator, Corporate Relations

(517) 884-1009

LinkedIn: katlynn-willard

Impact stories

  • One of the new DC fast-charging EV stations
    MSU Unveils New Fast-Charging EV Stations
    Sept 25, 2023

    Michigan State University Mobility and the MSU Department of Public Safety unveiled two new electric vehicle charging stations that are available for public use near MSU's campus.

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  • Chris Feuell, in green pants and a white suit coat, in front of an MSU building and the donated, white, Chrysler Pacifica.
    Gift of Van From Chrysler Will Boost MSU Safe Ride Program
    Aug 30, 2023

    The new Chrysler Pacifica will transport students around campus and East Lansing late at night.

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  • Representatives from Specright, IMV and Lansmont stand behind green ribbon in entry way of School of Packaging
    School of Packaging Cuts the Ribbon on Beautiful Facility Renovations
    April 24, 2023

    On April 12, 2023, the School of Packaging welcomed students, faculty, staff, donors and friends to celebrate the opening of its newly renovated space.

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