Christie Mitchell | SIU College of Business

Southern Illinois University



Christie Mitchell

Chief Marketing Officer

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Rehn Hall, 112A
Phone: 618-453-7978
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Christie Mitchell joined the College of Business in 2013, where she is currently the chief marketing officer. She graduated from SIU with her bachelor’s degree in marketing and her MBA from the University of Oklahoma. She recently earned a second bachelor’s degree in Journalism from SIU.

As the chief marketing officer, Mitchell hosts and coordinates college events, manages social media campaigns, releases CoB news articles and oversees overall marketing of the College of Business. Before joining SIU, Mitchell built a career as a branding and marketing strategy expert for brands such as Coca-Cola, Kmart, Red Bull and Pepsi. She has also served on the CoB Marketing Department’s Eternal Advisory Board.

Mitchell is proud to be a Saluki. Her work at the College of Business is an extension of her Saluki spirit and love for SIU.

“I am grateful that I get to now live the dream, combining my passion for marketing and SIU,” said Mitchell.