Carolyn Nordstrom

Beth Gillon

Beth Gillon is the chief of staff at Purdue Global. She has an extensive background in project management, strategic planning, marketing, change management, and cross-organizational communication.

Since joining the University in 2008, Gillon has been responsible for the ongoing development and management of high priority, cross-functional strategic initiatives including curricular projects, the implementation of the Research Pipeline, accreditation visit preparation, persistence initiatives, strategic planning development and reporting, and the award-winning annual academic report.

Prior to joining the University, Gillon worked in senior manager marketing and communication roles for CBS Sportsline, Republic Industries, and Citibank. 

Gillon earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree in international business from the University of Miami.