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Contact Information

Academic School

School of Communication and the Arts


Lowell Thomas 146



845-575-3000 ext. 2071


Colleen Kopchik

Director, Center for Social Media; Visiting Lecturer, Communication


Colleen is the Director of the Center for Social Media and Visiting Lecturer for the School of Communication and the Arts at Marist, where she teaches communications with an interest in digital media.She transitioned to the School of Communication and the Arts in May 2017 after spending four and a half years in Information Technology at Marist.She is a three-time graduate of Marist, with a BA in Communication, MA in Integrated Marketing Communication, and an MBA.


MBA, Marist College
MA, Integrated Marketing Communication, Marist College
BA, Communication, Marist College

Research Interests / Areas of Focus

Social Media, Digital Media, Small Business Incubation, and Brand Development

Selected Presentations

Colleen Kopchik and Dr. Lyn Lepre, Utilizing Salesforces Social Studio in the Classroom and BeyondDreamforce 2018, San Francisco, CA

Colleen Kopchik and Jennie Donohue, Leveraging Salesforces Social Studio To Teach Social Listening and AnalyticsSalesforce Higher-Ed Summit 2018, Washington D.C.

Media Links

Marist School of Management October 2018 Newsletter, Alumni Profile: