Marketing & Communications Staff

Associate Vice President, Marketing & Communications
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Jenni Luckett is the associate vice president for Marketing & Communications. She joined the Pacific University staff in 2011 as senior writer and editor of Pacific magazine and now leads the 10-person MarCom staff with an expertise in journalism and storytelling, design, and communication strategy. Contact Jenni to learn about university marketing, advertising, website and metrics;build a marketing or communications strategy for your unit; or start a project or story with MarCom.

Associate Creative Director
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Alex works on a wide range of projects including web design, general branding for the university and clinics, large event collateral, email marketing design, registration and giving form design, outdoor advertising, display advertising, print advertising, brochures, rack cards, posters, self mailers, book covers and postcards.

Robbie Bourland
Associate Director of Communications, Multimedia
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Robbie Bourland specializes in visual multimedia and is a producer, videographer and photographer. He is an associate director of communications for Pacific University and part of the Marketing & Communications team.

Mike Francis outdoors with sunglasses
Associate Director of Communications
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Mike joined the Marketing & Communications team in 2018 after working as a journalist at various outlets, including the (Bend) Bulletin, the Kansas City Star, KINK-FM and The Business Journal of Portland. He spent more than 20 years at The Oregonian in Portland, where his work included three stints as an embedded reporter in Iraq. Contact Mike if you have a Pacific story that others should know about.

Creative Director
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Joyce Gabriel is the Creative Director of Pacific University's Office of Marketing & Communications. Joyce's expertise lies in print design, university look & feel and acting as an idea resource. Contact her if you're seeking guidance on design work, information about the university brand.

Kayla Green
Assistant Director of Communications, Social Media

Kayla Green manages social media and email communications for Pacific University and is part of the Office of Marketing and Communications. She joined the staff in 2018 after running social media for high-tech companies, Google and Adobe, in San Francisco. If you're interested in posting something on university social media or want to create an account, fill out this form. Or request an email.

Assistant Director of Communications, Web
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Kallen specializes in online content management, website strategy and information architecture. She manages the Pacific University website and provides training and resources for university employees with web editing responsibilities. If you have questions about pacificu.edu website content, website editing access or website strategy, contact Kallen or email webteam@pacificu.edu.

Web Developer
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Ryan Wetherill is a web developer specializing in Drupal CMS. He is responsible for back-end management of the Pacific University website and is part of the Marketing & Communications team.