Colleen Ross (she/her) is a strategic communicator who has worked at the intersection of religion and politics for almost a decade.

Before joining PRRI, Colleen led the communications team at NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice, shaping the organization’s brand, online presence, and print communications. Prior to serving as communications director, Colleen held various roles at NETWORK, planning and executing numerous messaging and advocacy campaigns. Colleen also has experience in neighborhood development, federal policymaking, and campus and parish ministry.

Colleen was born and raised in the metro Detroit area. She earned a bachelor’s degree in international affairs from Marquette University and a master’s degree in communications from American University.