In Touch with the Divine

Kaye Hanson

Education Conference · June 07, 2013

Kaye Hanson


Dr. Kaye T. Hanson is a retired management communications professor at Brigham Young University's Marriott School of Management. She has worked with dozens of Fortune 100 companies, training them in writing documents and making oral presentations.

Hanson previously served as associate director of the BYU Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies, where she was responsible for guiding the curriculum, faculty and students. She served a full-time mission to Germany for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as a young woman, and recently completed another mission to Europe—where she trained local leaders and young people in 32 countries on opening Centers for Young Adults for the Church. She previously served on the Young Women General Board of the Church.

She received a doctorate in theater directing and German from BYU in 1984. She has two children and nine grandchildren. Her permanent residence is in Provo, Utah.