Kristi Henderson

Director of Communications
Primary office:
785-864-3663
Strong Hall, Room 200

Kristi Henderson is the Director of Communications for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Her primary responsibilities are to help inform members of the College community about the achievements of and opportunities for faculty, students and alumni. In addition, she manages social media and e-newsletters for the College. 

Before coming to KU in 2008, Kristi had worked at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, The Telegraph in Macon, Ga., Ogden Publications in Topeka and the Lawrence Journal-World. Kristi, who received her B.S. degree in journalism from the University of Kansas, also was editor of the KU student newspaper, The University Daily Kansan.


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26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
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Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
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