Office of Marketing and Communications


Office of Marketing and Communications

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The Mission of the Office of Marketing and Communications

The Office of Marketing and Communications promotes the mission, values and ideals of University of Saint Joseph through contact with external and internal audiences. The Office is responsible for planning, directing and implementing publications, marketing and promoting strategic plans to further the objectives and mission of the University, as stated in the University's Strategic Plan.

Location:    
Mercy Hall, lower level
Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Phone:
1.860.231.5334

 

Contact Us

Joel DeJong
Graphic Designer
1.860.231.5604
jdejong@usj.edu

As a graphic designer, Joel is responsible for participating in the creative strategy, implementation, design, and production of materials that reflect and advance the mission and image of the University of Saint Joseph, as well as uphold its design standards.

Caitlin Fitzgerald, M.A.
Assistant Director
1.860.231.5334
caitlinfitzgerald@usj.edu

As a communications specialist, Caitlin is the editor of the e-newsletter, Campus Update, works with social media content, and is a contributing writer for the University's magazine, Outlook. She also writes press releases, news features, and other announcements from the Office of Marketing and Communications.

Kathie Kentfield
Website Coordinator
1.860.231.5482
kkentfield@usj.edu

Kathie coordinates the University's Web site presence on the Internet. Kathie works with various constituencies of the University community to populate the site with clear, concise, accurate text and to ensure that all submitted documents meet USJ publications standards. Kathie also provides training for the content management system used by departments to maintain information on the external Web site.

Elizabeth (Betsy) Marone
Communications Coordinator/Assistant Writer
1.860.231.5548
emarone@usj.edu

As a Communications Coordinator/Assistant Writer, Betsy writes new faculty bios for the website, various news stories, recruitment brochures, and publications. She is also a contributing writer to the University’s Outlook Magazine.

Diana Sousa, MBA
Director
1.860.231.5297
dianasousa@usj.edu

Diana is responsible for overseeing the Office of Marketing and Communications.

Beth Ann Strong, M.A.
Manager of Publications and Design
1.860.231.5233
bstrong@usj.edu

Beth is the lead Graphic Designer of the Office of Marketing and Communications. She works with the various schools, departments and offices of the University to fulfill all their marketing needs, as it adheres to University standards and vision. Beth coordinates the design and printing of brochures, pamphlets, flyers, posters, interior/exterior signage, logos, stationery, online banners, web graphics, Outlook Magazine, Annual Report, and any other materials needed to promote and deliver our University message throughout the USJ community.