Francie Todd is the director of marketing for the College of Engineering. She serves as marketing communications consultant to the executive staff of the college and is responsible for marketing and strategic communication planning and development, and public relations consultation. She also assists with news and feature writing, and online content development. She has more than 25 years of experience in communication management, including more than 10 years as communications manager for the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and 13 years as communications manager for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and its HMO subsidiary, Blue Care Network. She holds a B.A. in advertising from MSU. She joined the MSU College of Engineering in June 2010.