Marketing at The Ohio State University adds value through building greater awareness and engagement that culminate in the choice of and advocacy for Ohio State. Whether we’re communicating with prospective students, researchers, staff, faculty, partners or supporters, it’s up to us to continuously work to manage our brand. As marketers, our job demands that we work together to make sure all of our audiences know Ohio State is the place that meets each of their needs. Their need to learn. Create. Work. Heal. Build a future. Mentor, volunteer and support. Together, we create experiences that build awareness, drive engagement, inspire action and motivate advocacy.

Meet our leadership team

Adrienne Nazon
Vice President of Marketing; Chief Marketing Officer

As Ohio State’s vice president of marketing and chief marketing officer, Adrienne is responsible for stewarding Ohio State’s institutional brand strategy, as well as the comprehensive design and execution of marketing strategies that engage our audiences in compelling and resonant ways and advance the university’s many goals.

Melissa Bailey-Harris
Assistant Vice President, Strategic Marketing Communications

Melissa Bailey-Harris is a marketing leader with 16 years’ experience in the field, grounded with strong roots in web development, user experience, marketing strategy and operations and analytics in eCommerce, higher education and financial services sectors.

Holly Means
Senior Associate Vice President, Marketing Strategy

In her role, Holly provides expert counsel and leadership for Ohio State’s institutional brand strategy and oversees the continuing development and implementation of marketing strategies for initiatives across the enterprise and with university partners, including Enrollment Services. Holly has dedicated her career to building strong brands and cultivating high-performing teams, bringing nearly 20 years of domestic and global marketing experience at Johnson & Johnson.


Name Title Email

Jacqueline Aberegg

Senior Director, Marketing Strategy (Enterprise and Non-Academic)

Elaine Armbruster

Director, Email and Marketing Automation

Chuck Agin

Sr. UX Designer / Researcher

Jacob Biser

Director of Operational Excellence

Ross Bishoff

Writer/Brand Journalist

Mary Alice Casey

Editor, Ohio State Alumni Magazine

Kelli Chesler

Web Content Manager

Kristen Convery

Senior Director, Content

John Corless

Marketing Analytics Coordinator

Sarah Cosslett

Project Manager

Arnell Damasco

Senior Front End Web Developer

Rory Deken

Front-End Web Developer

Monica DeMeglio

Content Strategist

Richard Douglass

Director, User Experience

Kevin Duffy

Marketing Manager

Corey Favor

Associate Art Director, Interactive Design

Jessica Feng

Manager, Strategic Initiatives

Colleen Gaston

Associate Director for Administration

Brian Foley

Marketing Technology Analyst

Jay Hansen

Director, Brand Journalism

Pam Hill

Content Research and Governance

Corey Hinshaw

Director, Marketing Technology

Mary Hoy

Director, Marketing Analytics and Performance

Andrew Ina

Senior Videographer

Brian Javor

Administrative Coordinator

Todd Jones

Senior Writer/Brand Journalist

Pat Kastner

Art Director, Editorial

Lori Kurtzman

Editor Brand Journalism

Jason Little

Senior Back-End Web Developer

Bri Loesch

Email Marketing Manager

Ed Maceyko

Senior Designer

Jo McCulty

Editorial Photographer

Diane Meves

User Experience Manager

Melissa Newhouse

Executive Assistant to the Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Mai Nguyen

Marketing Insights Analyst

Brandi Pennington

Marketing Strategist

Ken Phillips

Back-End Web Developer

Mike Pohle

Operations/Traffic Manager

Cara Reed


Stacie Rose

Senior Project Manager

Chad Rutan

Senior Writer

Kevin Saghy

Senior Director, Social Media

Kristen Schmidt

Associate Editor, Ohio State Alumni Magazine

Jason Shults

Senior Designer

Alida Smith

Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives and Operations

Ryan Sosnowski

Art Director, Graphic Design and Photo

Matt Stoessner

Motion Graphics Designer

Terri Stone

Content Curator

Rebecca Sullivan

Web Support Specialist

Randy Walk

Video Producer

Logan Wallace


Danielle Williams

Jr. User Interface Designer

Stacy Wood

Senior Director, Marketing Strategy

Melissa York

Senior Director, Marketing Strategy