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Lori Ann Mackowski

Communication, Rhetoric and Digital Media


Beginning in 2014, Lori has been a part-time student in the CRDM program.  Additionally, she has been teaching Business Communication as a full-time lecturer in The Bryan School of Business and Economics at The University of North Carolina Greensboro since 2012.  Her research explores the impact digital media and technology have on leadership as well as employee communication, recruitment, engagement and retention and, is based on thirteen years of business experience in the health care, furniture/textiles and banking industries.  


  • PhD in Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media from NC State, Anticipated 2023
  • M.A. in Communication Studies from UNC Greensboro, 2010
  • B.A. in Communication Studies from UNC Greensboro, 2003