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Michelle Ried

Assistant to the Director

Contact Information

mried@mail.smu.edu
214-768-3483

Mailing Address

Bridwell Library
SMU
PO Box 750476
Dallas, TX 75275-0476

Shipping Address

Bridwell Library
SMU
6005 Bishop Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75205 

Education

CAGS Business, Purdue University, 2012
B.S.L.S., Purdue University, 2010
Yeoman Executive Assistant Certification, NTTC, U.S. Navy, 2002

Areas of Responsibility

Manages Bridwell Library's Administrative Offices. Edits and designs Bridwell Library’s newsletters. Coordinates and executes Bridwell Library's events, marketing, publicity, social media, web development, travel, and the Bridwell Library Fellowship program. Elected to serve as the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for the SMU Staff Association. 

About Me

Originally from New Hampshire, Michelle moved to Texas in 2006. She has a passion for learning and is always seeking personal and professional growth opportunities. She is a U.S. Navy veteran who earned the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal. She enjoys spending time with her family, volunteer and social justice work, and artistic endeavors such as painting and writing.

Favorite Quote

"Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you." - Ruth Bader Ginsberg