Michelle Crowe joined IU Libraries in early 2016. As the Director of Communications, she offers members of the media coordinated access to library experts and materials. Crowe has a background in marketing, community relations and customer experience planning, with particular strength and experience in healthcare and nonprofit representation. Crowe is also an occasional adjunct instructor for the Indiana University Media School in the areas of PR writing and PR campaigns, and a freelance writer when time permits. Her work can be found in Homes and Lifestyles Magazine of Southern Indiana. She is the current secretary for the Bloomington Libraries Professional Council.