Speakers

Colleen Striegel
Colleen Striegel

Vice President, Human Resources & Administration

American Refugee Committee


Colleen Striegel is vice president, human resources & administration, for the American Refugee Committee (ARC). ARC is an international humanitarian aid organization that works for the survival, health and well-being of refugees, displaced people and others at risk in Africa, Asia and Europe. Previously Colleen was the director of human resources & administration at ARC for 14 years. Before joining ARC she served as director of human resources at the University of St. Thomas and director of human resources at Minnesota State University. She was also a Peace Corps volunteer working in poverty alleviation in Trujillo, Peru. Colleen has a B.S. in business/economics from Regis University and a master's in human development from Saint Mary's University of Minnesota.