Kimberly Marchesseault

Co-Director, Business Communication
Senior Lecturer, Business Communication

McClelland Hall 405R
1130 E. Helen St.
P.O. Box 210108
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

Areas of Expertise

Professional writing and presentations
Intrapersonal and interpersonal communication
Consulting and leadership communication
Program and curriculum design and delivery

Kim Marchesseault has taught business communications at the Eller College of Management since 2009. She teaches undergraduate students, graduate students and professionals how to excel in communication. Marchesseault provides advanced coaching on professional presentations, business writing, consulting, intrapersonal communication and interpersonal communication. Her expertise is in teaching others to find a voice that is genuine, strategic and compelling. An award-winning teacher and mentor, she consistently brings an engaging and supportive teaching style to her students. She is also enthusiastic about providing businesses and nonprofit organizations with innovative and implementable business solutions. She focuses on experiential learning, guiding students through simulations and consulting projects. Marchesseault is committed to hands-on learning and positive community impact.


  • BCOM 314 Business Communication
  • BCOM 510 Management Communication
  • BCOM 512 Advanced Strategic Communication
  • MGMT 382 Nonprofit Consulting
  • BNAD 302 Human Side of Organizations

Professional Associations

  • Association for Business Communication


  • Eller College Student’s Choice Award for Outstanding Faculty, Most Supportive Professor (2018)
  • Eller College Student’s Choice Award for Outstanding Faculty, Business Communication (2017)
  • Eller College Don Wells Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award (2017)
  • The University of Arizona Bobcats Outstanding Faculty Member Award (2014)
  • Eller College Dean’s Award for Undergraduate Teaching Excellence (2013)


  • MS, The University of Arizona
  • BS, California Polytechnic State University