Anne Scarlett - Columbia College Chicago

Anne Scarlett

Adjunct Professor of Instruction


Adjunct faculty—teaching both Oral Communication for Managers and Business Writing—in the Business and Entrepreneurship Department. 

As President of Scarlett Consulting, Anne provides clients with hands-on attention and industry-specific (architecture/engineering/construction) business development expertise. Her diverse insights come from over 24 years of consulting to—and working in-house for—reputable firms ranging in size, discipline, and focus. Anne is published regularly in industry publications, such as Modern Steel Construction and PSMJ. A dynamic public speaker, Anne has addressed audiences for professional organizations, including: American Institute of Architects, Society for Marketing Professional Services, and American Council of Engineering Companies.

Anne holds an M.S. in Communication from Northwestern University and a B.S. in Interior Design from Indiana University.

Instructional Areas

Oral Communication for Managers; Business Writing; Public Speaking, Presentation Skills, Oral Communication, Speech, Business and Professional Communication, Professional Speaking Skills, Career Planning and Development, Interviewing Skills, Small Group Communication


B.S., Interior Design Indiana University 1990
M.S., Managerial Communications Northwestern University 1997