Michelle Klampe

News Writer
Coverage Areas: 

College of Business, College of Education, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, College of Liberal Arts.

Michelle Klampe is a news writer with OSU News and Communications. Her responsibilities include writing about news and research from the colleges of Business, Education, Liberal Arts and Public Health and Human Sciences. She joined OSU in 2014.

Klampe is a native Oregonian and holds a degree in journalism from the University of Portland. Her professional background is in newspaper journalism, where she wrote about K-12 and higher education, health care, business, natural disasters, local government and more for newspapers in Oregon, Indiana and California.

When she’s not working, you’ll likely find her walking on the beach at the Oregon Coast, exploring the state’s back roads, looking for craft projects on Pinterest, testing new recipes in the kitchen or curled up with a book. She’s also the captain of her family’s Relay for Life team, heading up logistics and serving as team photographer for the annual event benefitting the American Cancer Society.