All About Me

Here’s the professional version:

Rowena Winkler is the Communications Manager for the Marketing Department at Vectorworks, Inc., a global design and BIM software developer, in Columbia, Maryland. As head of the content copywriting team, she serves as a supervisor, mentor, and trainer of junior writing staff; provides professional growth opportunities and editing services; and improves processes to optimize operational efficiency.

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Here’s the academic version:

Dr. Rowena Briones Winkler obtained her doctoral degree in 2013 from the Department of Communication at the University of Maryland with emphases in public relations and health communication. Her research agenda explores how social media and technology impact these areas in terms of campaign development and relationship building, particularly in the areas of sexual health, crisis communication, and risk communication.

Here’s a more fun Instagram version (with emojis!):


Here’s an even more fun personal version:

Rowena lives in Maryland with her husband Derek and their three cats: Dex, Teyla, and Eponine. Her hobbies include ballroom dancing (she actually met Derek through Ballroom at Maryland, UMD’s ballroom dancing club), singing karaoke, pub trivia, and eating delicious foods at home and in restaurants around the world.