Colleen Smyth

Student Engagement Coordinator

Colleen Smyth is the Student Engagement Coordinator at the Gephardt Institute. She oversees outreach and engagement initiatives with students at all university levels. She also leads orientation programming focused on community engagement, coordinates key aspects of the Gephardt Student Internship Program, and oversees Small Change Grants. Originally from Dayton, Ohio, Colleen moved to St. Louis to pursue an undergraduate degree in Political Science at Saint Louis University and went on to obtain Master’s degrees in both Social Work and Pastoral Studies. She also pursued community engagement work at both the high school and university levels.

Colleen is committed to St. Louis and is involved in social change work through organizations like We Stories. She enjoys running, reading, exploring St. Louis, and spending time with her family.

Contact Colleen about:

  • University-Wide Blood Drives 
  • Engage STL
  • Small Change Grants
  • Meet the Leader events