Ruth DeWitt

Communications Manager
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall
Room 4060Y


Ruth DeWitt is responsible for marketing and events coordination for the KU Public Management Center and the School of Public Affairs and Administration. Ruth previously served as the Marketing Director for both Haase & Long, as well as the Lawrence Arts Center, and created marketing, coordinated events, and managed social media accounts. She was also the coordinator for the Friends of the Lawrence Public Library. Ruth is also a member of the Social Media Club of Lawrence, and has worked on community events such as the Free State Festival and Confabularryum as well.


Ruth also supports the KUCIMAT board with communications to alumni through newsletters or eblasts.  She is the point person for Greener Grass, a bi-weekly newsletter and job networking electronic publication.   She also serves as the banquet coordinator for the alumni banquet at ICMA and as coordinator for the Kansas City/County Management Conference (KCCM).