KU Communicators

Directory of communicators

By Department | Alphabetical

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Cassen, Tommie

785.864.7100
Julie Adam
Web Editor, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-0256
Melody Alexander
Copy Writer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8875
Heather Anderson
Communications & Events Coordinator, Dole Institute of Politics
work(785) 864-1422
Cori Ast
Communications Coordinator, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-2695
Heather Attig
Senior Video Editor, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8871
John Augusto
Director, Undergraduate Research
work
Schuyler Bailey
University Police Captain, Public Safety Office
work(785) 864-5900
Chris Barritt
Assistant to the Dean, Education, School of
work(785) 864-4297
Frank Barthell
Video Producer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8904
Jessica Beeson
Project Coordinator, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
work(785) 864-1767
Lydia Benda
Communications Coordinator, Alumni Association
work(785) 864-4760
Michele Berendsen
Marketing Communications Director, Lied Center
work(785) 864-2722
Aubrey Bittel
Communications Relations Coordinator, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-1900
Kevin Boatright
Director of Communications, Research & Graduate Studies, Office of
work(785) 864-7240
Claudia Bode
Educational Coordinator, Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis
work (785) 864-1647
Kirsten Bosnak
Communications and Outreach Director, Native Medicinal Plant Research Program, Kansas Biological Survey
work(785) 864-6267
Wendy Bridges
Administrative Assistant, Sr., Chancellor's Office
work(785) 864-4186
Rex Buchanan
Associate Director, Kansas Geological Survey
work(785) 864-2106
Eric Buselt
Marketing Coordinator, Continuing Education
work(785) 864-4813
Tim Caboni
Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs, Public Affairs, Office of
work(785) 864-7100
Alison Carter
Program Assistant, Dole Institute of Politics
work(785) 864-1434
Tommie Marie Cassen
Legislative & Communications Manager, Public Affairs, Office of
work(785) 864-7100
Jen Chen
Publicity Manager, University Press of Kansas
work(785) 864-9170
Karen Christilles
Associate Director, Lied Center
work(785) 864-2794
Rita Clifford
Associate Dean for Community Engagement, Nursing, School of
work(913) 588-1618
Melanie Coen
Marketing and Events Coordinator, Dole Institute of Politics
work(785) 864-4900
Katie Coffman
Editor, Web and Social Media, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7375
Todd Cohen
Director, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8866
Stephanie Covington
Associate Director, Financial Aid & Scholarships
work(785) 864-5118
Ramsey Cox
Communications Assistant/Videographer, Center for Research on Learning
work(785) 864-4780
Mark Crabtree
Media Specialist, KU Media Productions
work(785) 864-7848
Stacey Cummings
Business Manager, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8867
Erin Curtis-Dierks
Director of Communications, Music, School of
work(785) 864-9742
David Day
Communications Coordinator, Information Technology
work(785) 864-0236
Margretta de Vries
Web Designer, Parking & Transit
work(785) 864-7275
Chris Deffenbaugh
Public Relations Coordinator, Health Professions, School of
work(913) 588-5563
Carol DiVilbiss
Account Executive, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-7682
Toni Dixon
Director of Communications, Business, School of
work(785) 864-4449
David Duncil
Associate Director, Creative Services, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8879
Cathy Dwigans
Program Associate, Self Graduate Fellowship Program
work(785) 864-7236
Jennifer Eaton
Sr. Public Affairs Coordinator, KU School of Medicine-Wichita
work(316) 293-2643
Judith Eddy
Program Assistant, Center for Teaching Excellence
work(785) 864-4100
Rosita Elizalde-McCoy
Senior VP for Communications, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7336
Lauren Erickson
Assistant Director of Communications, Admissions
work(785) 864-1725
Terry Erisman
Designer, Health Professions, School of
work(913) 588-4411
Ann Ermey
Director - Service Management & Delivery, Information Technology
work(785) 864-9310
Cathy Evans
Writer/Editor, Kansas Geological Survey
work(785) 864-2195
Austin Falley
Communications Coordinator, Business, School of
work(785) 864-3852
Doug Finke
Copy Writer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8864
Courtney Foat
Communications Assistant, KU Libraries
work(785) 864-3601
Chuck France
Senior Photographer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8862
Kyle Garcia
Director of Marketing, Continuing Education
work(785) 864-7857
Matthew Garrett
Manager - Web Development & Interface Design, Information Technology
work(785) 864-0469
David Gaston
Director, University Career Center
work(785) 864-7675
Rose Gaynor
Graphic Designer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-6057
Valerie Gieler
Proposal Writer, Communcations & Marketing, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7347
David Gnojek
Graphic Designer, Center for Research on Learning
work(785) 864-0673
Rebecca Goering
Communications Coordinator, Ambler Student Recreation Fitness Center
work(785) 864-1374
Debra Graber
Associate Director, Editorial Services, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8874
Sharon Graham
Program Associate, Self Graduate Fellowship Program
work(785) 864-3174
Elizabeth Gravatt
Administrative Assistant, Geology
work(785) 864-5628
Alecia Gray
Advancement Coordinator, KU Public Management Center
work(785) 291-3158
Joanie Grosdidier
Administrative Assistant, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-3256
Anna Hagen
Coordinator, Pharmaceutical Chemistry
work(785) 864-4822
Sharon Hallum
Marketing Director, Memorial Unions
work(785) 864-2449
Sheri Hamilton
Program Assistant, Kansas Public Radio
work(785) 864-5968
Tara Hardison
Academic Advisor/Communication Liaison, Undergraduate Advising Center
work(785) 864-2834
Laurie Harrison
Editor, Center for Educational Testing & Evaluation, Education, School of
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Christine Hartigan
Marketing Coordinator, Edwards Campus
work(913) 897-8548
Valerie Hawley
Communications Coordinator, Social Welfare, School of
work(785) 864-3804
Sally Hayden
Administrative Associate, Provost's Office
work(785) 864-4913
Kristi Henderson
Director of Communications, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
work(785) 864-3663
Justin Henning
Social Media Coordinator, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8857
Karen Henry
Assistant Director for Communications, Life Span Institute
work(785) 864-0756
Marla Herron
Associate Registrar, University Registrar
work(785) 864-5170
Mai Hester
Account Executive, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-6351
Charles Higginson
Senior Editor/Publications, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7363
John Hindes
Multimedia Designer, Center for Online and Distance Learning
work(785) 864-7868
Will Hopkins
Web Developer, Pharmacy, School of
work(785) 864-3893
Jackie Hosey
Communications Coordinator, Pharmacy, School of
work(785) 864-3591
Gene Hotchkiss
Associate Dean, Pharmacy, School of
work(785) 864-3591
Cody Howard
Communications Coordinator, Engineering, School of
work(785) 864-2936
Jill Hummels
Public Relations Director, Engineering, School of
work(785) 864-2934
Jen Humphrey
Coordinator, Museum of Natural History and Biodiversity Institute
work(785) 864-2344
Mo Issa
System Administrator, Technical Support, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8880
C.J. Janovy
Director of Communications, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-2598
Charla Jenkins
Public Information Officer, University Theatre
work(785) 864-2684
Jill Jess
Director, KU News Service
work(785) 864-8858
Jim Jewell
Media Specialist, KU Media Productions
work(785) 864-7849
Suzie Johannes
Communications Coordinator, Information Technology
work(785) 864-0177
Debbi Johanning
Editorial Assistant, Alumni Association
work(785) 864-1329
Jeannette Johnson
Assistant to the Provost, Provost's Office
work(785) 864-4904
David Johnston
Marketing Director, Alumni Association
work (785) 864-4760
Sarah Kanning
Communications Coordinator, KU Libraries
work(785) 864-0467
Rachel Karwas
Event Coordinator, KU Libraries
work(785) 864-8961
Jennifer Keeton
Special Projects Coordinator, Nursing, School of
work(913) 588-3319
Audra Kenton
Senior Graphic Designer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8879
Kelsey Kimberlin
Photographer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-1129
Lori Klaudt
Distribution Center Manager, Continuing Education
work(785) 864-7846
Brad Knauss
Associate Director for Marketing, Lied Center
work(785) 864-3472
Doug Koch
Visual Images Coordinator, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8861
Lisa Pinamonti Kress
Director, Admissions
work(785) 864-5421
Mike Krings
Public Affairs Officer, KU News Service
work(785) 864-8860
Bill Kummerow
Programmer I, Provost's Office
work(785) 864-8189
Aaron Ladage
Web Programmer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8851
Wayne Larson
Recruitment and Retention Coordinator, Journalism, School of
work(785) 864-4768
Kristine Latta
Director of Graduate Affairs, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
work(785) 864-3661
Chris Lazzarino
Associate Editor, Alumni Association
work(785) 864-4760
Andrew Lee
Video Editor, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-6353
Monica Lemmons
Events Coordinator, Business, School of
work(785) 864-7369
Charles Linn
Director of Communications, Architecture, Design & Planning, School of
work(785) 864-4336
Christy Little
Public Affairs Officer, KU News Service
work(785) 864-8856
Kevin Liu
Associate Director, Confucius Institute
work(913) 897-8687
Julie Loats
Director, Center for Online & Distance Learning
work(785) 864-4459
Linda Luckey
Executive Assistant to the Provost, Provost's Office
work(785) 864-4921
Brendan Lynch
Public Affairs Officer, KU News Service
work(785) 864-8855
Margaret Mahoney
Assistant to the Director, Dole Institute of Politics
work(785) 864-1418
Crystal Mai
Associate Dean, Law, School of
work(785) 864-9208
Brenda Maigaard
Director, Financial Aid & Scholarships
work(785) 864-5491
James Marchiony
Associate Athletic Director, Athletics
work(785) 864-3359
Curtis Marsh
Program Director, Information Center
work(785) 864-3200
Jack Martin
Director of Strategic Communications, Public Affairs, Office of
work(785) 864-7186
David Martin
School of Medicine Communications Manager, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-1872
Christopher McCracken
Interim Director, Public Affairs, KU School of Medicine-Wichita
work(316) 293-2600
Brian McDow
Associate Director, Research & Analysis, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-2017
Jenny Mehmedovic
Assistant to the Provost, Provost's Office
work(785) 864-4532
Matt Melvin
Associate Vice Provost for Recruitment & Enrollment, Enrollment Management
work(785) 864-4060
Susan Mercer
Associate Director, Institute for Policy & Social Research
work(785) 864-9102
Cari Merrill
Sr. Communications Coordinator, KU School of Medicine-Wichita
work(316) 293-3535
Melissa Meyer
Assistant Art Director, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7485
Rachel Meyers
Graphic Designer, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7338
Joe Monaco
Assistant Director of Strategic Communications/Public Affairs Officer, Public Affairs, Office of
work(785) 864-3615
Cynthia Muckey
Coordinator of Information Management, Architecture, Design & Planning, School of
work(785) 864-3709
Paula Naughtin
Program Assistant, Education, School of
work(785) 864-3758
Marci Nielsen
Associate Dean for Health Policy, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-0253
Jan Nitcher
Graphics Specialist, Housing Office Administration
work(785) 864-7154
Mindie Paget
Director of Communications & Marketing, Law, School of
work(785) 864 9205
Natalie Parker
Project Coordinator, Institute for Policy & Social Research
work785-864-3701
Donna Peck
Assistant Communications Director, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-5956
Margaret Perkins-McGuinness
Director of External Affairs, Spencer Museum of Art
work(785) 864-0141
Charlie Persinger
Director of University Ceremonies & Special Events, Public Affairs, Office of
work(785) 864-7103
Jim Peters
Director of Professional Programs and Communications, Continuing Education
work(785) 864-9142
Roberta Pokphanh
Assistant Dean, Graduate Studies
work(785) 864-8040
Michael Pommier
Senior Coordinator for Marketing, Area Health Education Center, KU Medical Center
work(620) 235-4040
Evie Rapport
Special Projects Editor, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8869
Sandra Reed
Special Projects Editor, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-9134
Mike Reid
Director of Public Affairs, Memorial Unions
work(785) 864-2471
Val Alexander Renault
Material Development and Information Coordinator, Research & Training Center on Independent Living (RTC/IL)
work(785) 864-0575
Bernadette Rogers
Administrative Specialist, Student Health Services
work(785) 864-9570
Tamra Rolf
Graphic Designer, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8876
Terry Rombeck
Staff Writer & Multimedia Producer, Alumni Association
work(785) 864-4760
Drew Rosdahl
Multimedia Design Specialist, Life Span Institute
work(785) 864-0697
Emily Ryan
Event Coordinator, The Commons
work(785) 864-6293
Jessica Sain-Baird
Communications Specialist, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7358
Peggy Sampson
Outreach Coordinator, Audio-Reader
work(785) 864-2686
Jennifer Sanner
Senior VP Communications, Alumni Association
work(785) 864-4760
Lisa Scheller
Senior Editor, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7398
Brian Schneweis
Communications Coordinator, Admissions
work(785) 864-2584
Amanda Schwegler
Assistant Director, Center for Service Learning
work(785) 864-0960
Anthea Scouffas
Education Director, Lied Center
work(785) 864-2795
Jeffrey Severin
Director, KU Center for Sustainability
work(785) 864-5804
Sarah Shebek
Communications Coordinator, Law, School of
work(785) 864-2388
Gail Sherron
Associate Director, Financial Aid & Scholarships
work(785) 864-5418
Lois Sierra
Communications Coordinator, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8873
Samantha Bishop Simmons
Communications Coordinator, Hall Center for the Humanities
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Heidi Simon
Associate Director, Admissions
work(785) 864-5448
Rebecca Smith
Executive Director of Communications, Advancement & Administration, KU Libraries
work(785) 864-1761
Christopher Sowa
Assistant Director for Residence Life, Housing Office Administration
work(785) 864-4560
Jackie St. Aubyn
Office Assistant, Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS)
work(785) 864-7776
Kitty Steffens
Visitor Services and Events Coordinator, Museum of Natural History and Biodiversity Institute
work(785) 864-2380
Shala Stevenson
Graphics/Publication Specialist, Continuing Education
work (785) 864-7891
Corey Stone
Associate Director, Digital Media Services, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8906
Brett Stoppel
Programmer I, Museum of Natural History and Biodiversity Institute
work(785) 864-8857
Laura Stull
Graphic Designer, Institute for Policy & Social Research
work(785) 864-9120
Tristan Telander
Graphic Designer, Spencer Museum of Art
work(785) 864-0133
Julie Tollefson
Project Coordinator, Center for Research on Learning
work(785) 864-0624
Noelle Uhler
Director of External Relations, Law, School of
work(785) 864-9281
Brooke Unruh
Communication Coordinator, KU Endowment
work(785) 832-7478
Natasha Veeser
Communications Coordinator, Journalism, School of
work(785) 864-7644
Jeremy Viscomi
Director of Technology Transfer, Tertiary Oil Recovery Project
work(785) 864-7396
Ryan Waggoner
Staff Photographer, Spencer Museum of Art
work(785) 864-0152
Michelle Ward
Public Relations and Marketing Manager, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
work(785) 864-8827
Elaine Warren
Director of Public Relations, Edwards Campus
work(913) 897-8411
Alison Watkins
Coordinator (Graduate School/International Programs), International Programs
work(785) 864-4963
Gary Webber
Program Assistant, Ralph N. Adams Institute for Bioanalytical Chemistry
work(785) 864-2342
Katharine Weickert
Marketing Coordinator, Housing Office Administration
work (785) 864-7223
Michaela Whelan
Assistant Director, Hilltop Child Development Center
work(785) 864-4940
Phillip Wilke
Program Assistant, Kansas Public Radio
work(785) 864-5016
Feloniz Winston
Development Assistant, Audio-Reader
work(785) 864-5336
Julie Wolf
Senior Project Manager, Marketing Communications
work(785) 864-8872
Patrick Woods
Director of Advancement, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
work(785) 864-3516
Theresa Woolley
Executive Assistant, Public Affairs, KU Medical Center
work(913) 588-5258
Gavin Young
Provost Communications Coordinator, Public Affairs, Office of
work(785) 864-7105
Susan Younger
Creative Director, Alumni Association
work(785) 864-4760

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