Dottie Barnes Bio

Dottie Barnes

Dottie Barnes

Communications Specialist
barnesdo@gvsu.edu
(616) 331-2953

Dottie Barnes joined Grand Valley in 2003 as a communications specialist. Before that, she worked for 18 years in broadcast journalism as a television and radio reporter, anchor, producer and talk show host, mostly in the Grand Rapids market. She earned a bachelor's degree in broadcasting from Central Michigan University and a master's degree in communications from Grand Valley State University.

Beats: Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Geography/Planning, Geology, Integrated Sciences, Mathematics, Movement Science, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics, Autism Education Center, Regional Math and Science Center, Seidman College of Business, College of Community and Public Service, College of Education, West Michigan Science and Technology Initiative, WGVU, Facilities, Graduate Studies.