MSU College of Law News

MSU College of Law Appoints Kristen Flory Director, Marketing and Communications

Contact: Katie Gallagher
517/432-6848, galla145@law.msu.edu

February 9, 2007

EAST LANSING, MI — Michigan State University College of Law announced recently the appointment of Kristen L. Flory to director of its Office of Marketing and Communications, effective immediately.

Flory brings over a decade of experience in creating and working toward successful marketing strategies and communications initiatives. She served as a project manager in the Office of Marketing and Creative Services at MSU’s University Relations since 2002. Most recently, Flory was brought to the Law College as the interim project manager for its Office of Marketing and Communications where she has built a strong communications and marketing plan and team in place to execute it.

Executive Director of the Law College, Dr. Christine Hammond, notes: “We are confident that Ms. Flory will lead our marketing and communications team in telling the world about the good work being done at MSU College of Law.”

Flory is a graduate of MSU and is currently pursing a Master of Arts from the University, as well.

MSU College of Law was founded 1891 and is a private institution of higher learning devoted exclusively to professional education in law. The Law College is one of only a few private law schools to be affiliated with a research university enabling it to provide a comprehensive interdisciplinary legal education program. Classes offered in its state-of-the-art facilities provide students the benefits of a Big Ten campus while maintaining the small school culture. Its 2006 graduates achieved a 93 percent bar examination passage rate nationwide and the Law College’s Intellectual Property and Communications Law Program falls in the nation’s top-20 according to U.S. News & World Report. The Law College is one of the oldest continuously operating independent law colleges in the nation. For more information about the law college, view MSU College of Law’s website at www.law.msu.edu.

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