January 30, 2023
Christine Nangle Koehl ’01 earned her B.A. in communications studies with a business minor, then went on earn an M.A. in journalism at USC.
Her first position was as a news reporter for CBS in her hometown of Anchorage, Alaska, and later accepted a position as a public information officer for the Alaskan National Guard. After missing LMU and the California sun for several years, she returned to work at LMU in Marketing, Communications and External Relations. Realizing she had a real passion for working with students led Koehl to move to Campus Ministry, where she ran the student retreat programs such as Kairos and First Year Retreat.
After 10 years in Campus Ministry, earning an M.A. in theology at LMU, and getting married and having two children, Christine’s role eventually transitioned back to MarComm in her current position that allows her to combine her love for ministry and aptitude for communications.