Rauch Center for Business Communication Staff

We specialize in support for BUS 003 and BUS 203 but welcome all students who need help for any business communication assignments.
Xinyi Cui Communication Consultant
Xinyi Cui, Communication Consultant
Xinyi is a junior accounting and BIS double major from Jiangsu, China. While at Lehigh, she’s had two study abroad experiences, and currently she’s a Gryphon in a freshman residence and a Communication Consultant in RCBC! She hopes to pursue a career that will allow her to communicate with different people and learn new things while also being in a business setting. During her free time, Xinyi likes listening to Chinese style songs and reading Chinese literature and novels.
Duy Nguyen Communication Consultant
Duy Nguyen, Communication Consultant
Duy is a junior Accounting and BIS double major from Hanoi, Vietnam. He’s joined the RCBC as a consultant with the intention of providing assistance to his peers in the College of Business. Upon graduation, he hopes to explore and pursue career options in Accounting. Outside of this role, Duy has been involved in the Lehigh international community, including the LU Diplomat club and the Global Union, while also being an avid Netflix watcher.
Carolyn Simmet Communication Consultant
Carolyn Simmet, Communication Consultant
Carolyn is a senior Management and Supply Chain Management double major and Psychology minor from Honey Brook, PA. At Lehigh, Carolyn is a peer consultant for the RCBC, a cheerleader, President of her sorority, and an apprentice teacher in the College of Business. Outside of Lehigh, she works with Girl Scouts of the USA as a program implementer and does mission work with her church. She hopes to pursue a career that will allow her to continue helping others while growing her management skills in a business environment.
Lili Tang Communication Consultant
Lili Tang, Communication Consultant
Lili is a junior Accounting and BIS double major from Sichuan, China. She is earning a minor in Japanese. In addition to her role of a communication consultant at the RCBC, she is also a T.R.A.C Fellow and a H.A.W.K.S mentor at Lehigh. Besides her academic life, Lili is passionate about community service, music and travel. After graduation, Lili hopes to pursue an accounting career that will utilize her skills and maximize her value down the road.
Erin Tressler Communication Consultant
Erin Tressler, Communication Consultant
Erin is a senior finance major and Chinese minor from Newtown, Connecticut. With a passion for travel, culture and communication, Erin is also pursuing the International Business Certificate. When not in RCBC, Erin can be found running on the track or cross country course with her teammates. Erin has been to 46 states and her bucket list includes visiting all 50 and hiking the Camino de Santiago.
Matthew Gilchrist Director
Matthew Gilchrist, Director
Dr. Gilchrist earned his PhD (literacy) and his MFA (fiction writing) at the University of Iowa. He came to Lehigh in 2019 to direct the Rauch Center for Business Communication and to launch the new communication sequence in the College of Business core. When he is away from campus, Matt enjoys running, music, travel, and time with family.


Elizabeth Gross Coordinator
Elizabeth Gross, Coordinator
Elizabeth earned her MA in Political Science and BA in International Relations from Lehigh University. She returned to Lehigh in 2018 as a coordinator for the Rauch Center for Business Communication, assisting with the implementation of RCBC programming and core BUS courses. Outside of Lehigh, Elizabeth enjoys being active in her church and spending time with her two young nieces.