Colleen Rankin

Communications Specialist

Colleen Rankin is the Communications Specialist at the Global Down Syndrome Foundation. She is a primary writer and editor for GLOBAL’s award-winning Down Syndrome WorldTM magazine, coordinates GLOBAL’s monthly eNewsletter, and assists with other public relations and communication projects. Colleen has 4+ years’ experience in copywriting and editing and is excited to bring her talents to GLOBAL to help spread awareness of the disparities in research and medical care for individuals with Down syndrome.
Colleen earned her bachelor’s degree in Professional Writing at Miami University in Ohio. Prior to joining GLOBAL, she worked as a Copywriter for a family-owned tool company in Columbus, Ohio and worked with various freelance clients on different copywriting, editing, social media, and marketing projects.
Colleen grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and moved to Denver in 2022. In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, hiking, running, and exploring the city.

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