Trudy Milburn is the Director of Academic Programs in Liberal Studies and Continuing Education for Purchase College/State University of New York.
Her current work examines the ways membership categories are enacted and displayed in various workplace and nonprofit settings, both online and face-to-face.
Dr. Milburn has been a tenured Associate Professor at California State University, Channel Islands and Baruch College/City University of New York. You can read more about her professional accomplishments in her e-portfolio and see her brief analysis of rhetorical communication in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia here.
She is editor of Communicating User Experience: Applying Local Strategies Research to Digital Media Design (2015), co-author, with Susan Gilbertz of Citizen Discourse on Contaminated Water, Superfund Cleanups, and Landscape Restoration: (Re)making Milltown, Montana, and author of Nonprofit Organizations: Creating Membership through Communication.