Michelle Noe

Change Management Consultant

Michelle M. Noe ’98, is currently a communications manager and change consultant for the Building Construction Products Division at Caterpillar Inc. located in Cary, North Carolina . She is responsible for the communications, change management and organizational effectiveness for this global division. She is leading the culture change for this divisions business transformation project.

Noe received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Communications from Bradley University in Peoria, IL in 1998. She currently holds the position of president-elect for the National Alumni Association and will assume the presidency June of 2010. She led the efforts to develop a comprehensive student engagement plan and is currently working on establishing the long-term strategic plan for the Alumni Association. She was the recipient of the 2002 Bradley University Alumni Association’s Lydia Moss Bradley Award.

Noe established the Michelle M. Noe Communication Leadership Award upon her graduation from Bradley. It is presented annually to a student who exemplifies leadership and commitment to community service.

Prior to joining the Caterpillar Inc. almost five years ago, Noe was Career Advisor for the Smith Career Center at Bradley University as well as previously the Marketing Manager for the Insurance Brokerage firm, Kuhl & Company. Noe has been a mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters, advisor to Sigma Nu Fraternity, spokesperson for the March of Dimes as well as has served on the Triangle United Way Women’s Leadership Committee.