Beth Bonsall

StaffMarketing Office

Public Relations & Digital Strategist


Beth Bonsall is part of the Marketing Office team leading public relations and digital content strategy on behalf of the College of Arts & Letters. Bonsall leads efforts, in collaboration with University Communications, related to PR and media opportunities for our faculty, as well as media training, interview and message development, and media consulting. She also oversees digital content strategy for the college, including newsletters and social media, and collaborates on story development, writing, digital communications, and marketing initiatives with Marketing Office team members.

For 14 years, Bonsall has served in communications and marketing roles at Michigan State University, previously with the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources for more than four years and prior to that with the MSU Information Technology unit for more than six years. Before coming to higher education, Bonsall worked for more than six years in editorial and supervisory capacities for the nonprofit Photo Marketing Association International supporting professionals in the photo industry. She holds a B.A. in journalism from Michigan State University with focus areas in photojournalism and linguistics.