Cleo Barker

Role: Cleo Barker is a news writer for the Division of Marketing and Communications. She writes and edits news releases and articles for the UMaine website and other university publications, including UMaine Today magazine.

Bio: Barker earned a bachelor’s degree in international affairs and journalism with a minor in Spanish from the University of Maine in 2018. She interned with the division during her senior year, and transitioned into full-time work after graduation. She was a copy editor for the Maine Campus and participated in School of Performing Arts productions.