Manager of Graphic Design & Marketing
Coeli (pronounced chae-lee or chālē) O’Connell is the manager of graphic design and marketing for the Sports Commission. Coeli coordinates, designs and produces all of the graphic design elements associated with the organization’s events, marketing and communication areas. She also manages the organization’s three affiliated websites. She has been with the Sports Commission since 2014.
Prior to joining the Sports Commission, Coeli completed a graphic design internship with the marketing department at Schlafly Beer and worked as a freelance designer for greetabl, a start-up greeting card company in St. Louis. During her four years of college, she also worked in the communications area of the Saint Louis University Admission Office.
A St. Louis native, Coeli graduated from Saint Louis University in 2014. She received her bachelor’s in business administration with a concentration in marketing and a minor in graphic design. A lifelong sports fan, Coeli enjoys following her hometown teams, staying active outdoors and working on creative projects for friends and family. She lives in Kirkwood, Mo.