Providing central coordination for the undergraduate advising, career services & learning support communities

Anna Thompson

Position title: Communications Coordinator



As a Communications Coordinator for the Office of Academic and Career Success, Anna supports communications efforts aimed at connecting advisors, career services, and learning support staff to vital information and resources. She works closely with community directors on communications campaigns for both the staff of each community and student populations. If you have a question about website content, online resources, or communications, please reach out to and you will be directed to the correct communications team member to answer your question!

Prior to joining OACS, Anna worked in the book publishing and marketing industries, focusing on growing engagement and brand-recognition across channels. She earned her Journalism B.A. from The School of Journalism and Mass Communication at UW-Madison. Anna is a lover of animals, 90s grunge music, fantasy novels, and baking, and is a passionate Type-1 Diabetes awareness advocate, having been diagnosed with Type 1 as a young adult while attending UW-Madison.