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Columbia College expands its Development, Alumni and Public Relations team

(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -Columbia College's Development, Alumni and Public Relations team recently welcomed two new administrative assistants. Addie Burr will provide support the alumni relations department and Kathleen Twenter will assist the public relations department.

"We are pleased to welcome Addie and Kathleen as their unique strengths will add great value to our overall team," said Michael Kateman, executive director of Development, Alumni and Public Relations.

Burr, a Columbia native, graduated from Columbia College's Evening Campus in July with a Bachelor of Science in business administration. She previously worked as an office manager for the Cherry Hill Executive Center and as a legal assistant for Harris McCausland, PC.

Twenter, a seasoned development, marketing and public relations professional, previously worked for Aramark at Stephens College. Prior to moving to Columbia, Kathleen lived in the state of Florida where she held leadership roles at Make-A-Wish Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, Catholic Charities, the Salvation Army and Florida Hospital Celebration Health in Orlando.

Columbia College, a private, nonprofit institution founded in 1851 in Columbia, Mo., educates more than 29,000 students each year and has more than 67,000 alumni worldwide. For more information, visit