Our capabilities include brand development, media relations, content strategy, web communications and social media, writing, editing, and design.

We are directly responsible for:

  • Media inquiries and news releases
  • Crisis communication
  • Media Training
  • Speaker’s bureau
  • Support for Enrollment Services
  • The University’s re-branding effort and marketing campaigns
  • Media buys and advertising placement
  • Website assistance
  • Alumni Magazine
  • University’s official social media accounts
  • Event promotion
  • Photography

Contact Us

Director of Marketing

James Raby | 803-641-3569


Director of News and Information

Leslie Hull-Ryde | 803-641-3738


Social Media Specialist

Phylesha Hiers | 803-641-3661


Web Specialist

Lauren McMurtrie | 803-641-2837


Web Coordinator

Meredith Hawcroft | 803-641-3152


Graphic Designer

Kati Brayton | 803-641-2870

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