Colleen Towler is a graduate student in the School of Social Work. Her concentration is Community Organization and her practice area is Community and Social Systems.
Colleen received her undergraduate degree from Grand Valley State University in Dance. While pursuing her degree, she studied abroad in England with a focus on British Art and Culture. After graduation she lived in Los Angeles, CA as a professional dancer and dance instructor. Most recently, Colleen returned from spending a year and a half in a rural community near Chiang Mai, Thailand. While in Thailand she taught English, organized English language camps within the community, and was very involved in local festivals and activities. Colleen is passionate about exploring new cultures and travel. She has traveled to 12 countries so far, and went on a three month road trip around the U.S.