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Matthews Joins CoBA as marketing Director

Mathews Joins Creighton's College of Business

Brook Matthews has joined Creighton University as the marketing director for the College of Business

Matthews, a native of Blair, Neb., earned her bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Arkansas. She is a 2003 cum laude graduate specializing in advertising and public relations. She is currently working on her MBA at Creighton University.

Prior to joining Creighton University, she was communications director for the American Heart Association’s Midwest Affiliate. She serves on the Executive Committee for the Douglas County Republican party, is a Teammates Mentor at Blair High School and volunteers for the American Heart Association’s Sweatheart Program.

“I’m thrilled to be part of the Creighton family,” said Matthews. “What an honor to work with an institution that has such a positive impact on young people in Omaha.”

Matthews originally funded her education at Creighton through scholarships won during her years as a participant in the Miss America Program. She served as Miss Nebraska 2004 and dedicated her year to teaching Nebraskans how to live heart healthy lives. She said she looks forward to continuing with her work with the American Heart Association as a volunteer