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Skidmore College
Communications & Marketing

Communications & Marketing Staff

The Office of Communications and Marketing promotes and protects the reputation of Skidmore College by working closely with academic departments, faculty, student organizations and administrative units, and proactively engaging with internal and external audiences, including regional, national and international news media. The office consists of three units: News and External Relations, Marketing and Engagement and The Skidmore Shop.

Martin A. Mbugua
Vice President for Communications and Marketing
518-580-5746
Andy Camp
Print and Web Project Specialist
518-580-5745
Nancy Shaw
Senior Administrative Assistant
518-580-5733
 

News and External Relations

The News and External Relations unit is responsible for content development, Scope magazine and Scope Monthly, event marketing and promotion, video production, photography, local and national media relations. In addition, the unit is responsible for web development and design, custom application development, integration of the College’s content management system and support and user training.

Diane O'Connor
Director of News and External Relations
518-580-5736
Jon Volks
Assistant Director Web Programming and Design
518-580-5735
Lisa Haney
Communications and Media Relations Manager
518-580-5729
Melissa Haas
Web Designer and Developer
518-580-5734
James Helicke
Managing Editor
518-580-5341
Chris Massa
Photographer
518-580-5741
Idalia Seplveda
Academic Communications Coordinator
518-580-5673
 

Marketing and Engagement

The Marketing and Engagement unit is responsible for brand management, marketing strategy, print and digital design, email communications, social media, paid promotions, digital engagement and content marketing. In addition, this unit has dedicated marketing and project managers for the areas of fundraising and alumni engagement, admissions and recruitment, and athletics.

Luke Meyers
Director of Marketing and Engagement
518-580-5744
Jenn Crewell
Digital Marketing Coordinator
518-580-8117
Chris Diaz
Social Media Coordinator
518-580-5731
Peter MacDonald
Admissions Marketing Manager
518-580-5732
Julia Marco
Content Marketing Manager
518-580-5737
Bill Jones
Athletic Communications Manager
518-580-5364
Sara Miga
Advancement Marketing Manager
518-580-5616
Nate Smith
Athletic Communications and Marketing Manager
518-580-8361
Mike Sylvia
Senior Creative Manager
518-580-5739
 
 
 

The Skidmore Shop

The Skidmore Shop is the College’s on-campus resource for textbooks, art supplies, computers, Skidmore memorabilia, care packages and dorm supplies.

Dawn Aria
Sales Manager
518-580-5497
Doug Chang
Technology Buyer/Textbook Technology
518-580-5491
Rory Cook
Cashier
518-580-5490
Kathy Jo Gallo
Textbook/Course Materials Associate
518-580-5493
Dawn Greenlaw
Administrative Manager
518-580-5498
Tom Marcellus
Receiving Coordinator
518-580-5499
Becky Mattison
Textbook/Course Materials Associate
518-580-5495