Special Events Staff | Webster University

Meet the Special Events Staff

Caitlin Forness, Director of Special EventsCaitlin Forness
Director of Special Events

Caitlin Forness serves as the Director of Special Events, leading a team, which coordinates University-wide and targeted outreach special events for the Office of the Chancellor and the Office of Advancement, including Board of Trustees events, donor relation events, groundbreakings, building dedications, guest speakers, Convocation and Commencement.
Caitlin has over 10 years of experience in Event Planning and is an Alumna of Webster University, having earned her Master’s in Business Administration from the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology in 2011. Prior to earning her MBA from Webster, Forness earned a BA in Humanities and Public Affairs from Missouri State University.


Corinne Hilbert, Associate Director of Special EventsCorinne Hilbert
Associate Director of Special Events

Corinne Hilbert is the Associate Director of Special Events, where she works on large scale events, such as Alumni Weekend, Convocation and Commencement.  Corinne came from Webster University's Office of Advancement where she had worked since 2015, and has extensive knowledge of Webster and it’s past events.  
Corinne is also a Webster University alumna – a double alumna – having earned her BA in Film Production in 2002 and her MA in Advertising and Marketing in 2003 through the School of Communications.