Allison Mills

Allison Mills

Associate director of research news, Michigan Tech, Houghton, Mich.

Allison Mills is the associate director of research news at Michigan Technological University where she writes news releases, research-focused blog posts and social media, and helps faculty learn to communicate their work to non-technical audiences. Mills developed the website Unscripted — a creative, behind-the-scenes exploration of Michigan Tech research. She studied geoscience as an undergrad at Northland College before getting a master's in environmental science and natural resource journalism at the University of Montana; she has also studied dance most of her life and has been a modern, ballet, and fusion dance instructor for 14 years.

Twitter: @mturesearch