Kelsey Keeves

Communications Manager


Office of the Vice President for Research 

1109 Geddes Ave., 1334 Ruthven Building

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079


As a communications manager within the Office of the Vice President for Research, Kelsey Keeves collaborates with teams across all three campuses to promote the impact and importance of research and scholarship at the University of Michigan. She also works to generate increased awareness around the breadth of tools and resources available to the U-M community so that teams can advance their important research and scholarship.

Keeves manages the Office of Research social media, designs graphics and newsletters, drafts articles, and updates websites in support of the research enterprise.

Before she joined OVPR in 2021, she worked as a public relations and events specialist within the U-M College of Literature, Science, and the Arts. Keeves received a master’s degree in communications and digital media from Saginaw Valley State University.