Contact University Communications

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​CMU’s University Communications staff members are a collection of designers, photographers, writers and editors who are here to help you develop communication plans, social media and print materials. The office is in West Hall​, at the northwest end of the Mount Pleasant campus.

Have a general comment or question? Call 989-774-3197​ or e-mail univcomm@cmich.edu.

Executive Staff

Sherry Knight​, 989-774-7326​, knigh1s@cmich.edu
Associate Vice President

Lori Conroy. 989-774-7326, conro1ls@cmich.edu
Executive Assistant

Communications

​Heather Smith. 989-774-1702​, hutch1hl@cmich.edu​
Director of Communications​

Dan Digmann. 989-774-7332, digma1dj@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Communications

​Steve Jessmore. 989-774-3670, jessm1sc@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Photos and Image Marketing

Adam Miedema. 989-774-1641, miede2aj@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Multimedia and Videography

Terri Nelson. 989-774-3197, nelso1tl@cmich.edu
Specialist Clerk​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Rachel Esterline Perkins. 989-774-2121, ester1rm@cmich.edu
Associate Director of Communications and Social Media​

Kirsten Simmons. 989-774-2078, simmo1kg@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Communications​​

Creative Services & Licensing​​

Amy Gouin. 989-774-1791, gouin1a@cmich.edu
Associate Director of Creative Services and Graphic Design

Lori Block. 989-774-3884, block1lk@cmich.edu​
Graphic Designer

Trisha Fall. 989-774-2460, green1ta@cmich.edu
Graphic Designer

Nate Jones. 989-774-2296, jones1nw@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Graphic Design

Erin Rivard. 989-774-7113, ekken1er@cmich.edu
Graphic Designer

Integrated Marketing & Digital Communications

Monica Clark​. 989-774-7331, mull1mm@cmich.edu
​Director of Integrated Marketing

Blaine Bendele. 989-774-2060, bende1bm@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Marketing Technology​

Katherine Davis. 989-774-1207​, davis10k@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Marketing​​

Lorna DeShay. desha1l@cmich.edu
Associate Director of Marketing and Sales​​

Daniel Dunning. 989-774-2701, dunni1dw@cmich.edu
Digital Designer​

Patrick Graham. 989-774-1661, graha1pm@cmich.edu
Coordinator of New Programs and Enrollment Support

Jane Hansen. 989-774-1027, hanse5je@cmich.edu
Coordinator of Production​​

Earl Hardy. hardy1ed@cmich.edu
Marketing Coordinator​​

Quana Hoffman. 989-774-7135​, tree1qm@cmich.edu
Assistant Coordinator of Marketing and Sales

Fred Kaiser. kaise1fe@cmich.edu
Associate Director of Public Sector and Business Outreach

Shawn Lynch. 989-774-1706​, lynch3st@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Business Development​​

Jan Rendleman. 989-774-3884, helms1jf@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Publications​​

Tony Sapienza. 989-774-3163​, sapie1aj@cmich.edu
Associate Director of Marketing​​

Amy Soper. 989-774-7333​, soper1al@cmich.edu
Assistant Director of Content Solutions​

Todd Terwillegar. terwi1td@cmich.edu
Marketing Coordinator

Ruthie White. white1rh@cmich.edu
Associate Director of Marketing and Sales​​