Director of Communications

Catherine Angst is a communicator with over a decade of experience in higher education. As the Director of Communications for Undergraduate Experiential Education, Catherine drives her strategy with insights from data analysis and market trends for the Global Education Office, the University Health, Safety, and Security office, and Duke Immerse. She specializes in digital communications, social media marketing, and video production. 

Before joining Duke's Undergraduate Experiential Education team in 2019, Catherine worked for the Duke University Center for International and Global Studies, where she led communications efforts for the University’s 13 area studies centers and initiatives. Beyond her experience at Duke, Catherine has worked in the non-profit and entertainment sectors. 

Catherine has an MA in Technology and Communication from the University of North Carolina and a BFA in Film and Video Production from the Rochester Institute of Technology. In her spare time, Catherine enjoys spending time outdoors and challenging herself with new cooking techniques.