New Vice President for Marketing and Communications, Kendall Dillon
Kendall Dillon became Grand View’s Vice President for Marketing and Communications on July 18. Kendall worked at Des Moines University for 11 years in marketing and communications. She was significantly involved in the development of the branding and communications you see from DMU on a regular basis. In addition, she developed marketing programs to help increase DMU’s enrollment in several of their programs. She was instrumental in creating and guiding DMU’s digital and social media efforts.
Prior to her time at DMU, Kendall worked for Planned Parenthood in marketing and communications roles. Prior to that, she was a graphic designer for Drake University and Business Publications Corp. She was Director of Development at the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation before coming to Grand View. Kendall earned her MBA from Drake and her BA in graphic design from Mount Mercy College. Kendall resides in Des Moines, is active in the community, and was honored as one of the Business Record’s “Forty under 40” in 2007.