Tom St. Myer

Tom joined the University of West Florida in 2017 as Assistant Communications Director for Institutional Communications before accepting a position as Communications Director for the Center for Cybersecurity. As Communications Director, Tom leads and coordinates efforts to develop and implement communications and marketing strategies, promotes public visibility and brand awareness, and coordinates design, message and content generation for the Center. Before joining UWF, Tom spent 19 years in the journalism profession as a reporter or editor at five newspapers. He won awards for column writing, feature writing and enterprise reporting among other categories in his tenures at the Pensacola News Journal, The Desert Sun (Palm Springs, California), Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (Ontario, California), The StarPress (Muncie, Indiana) and The Chronicle-Tribune (Marion, Indiana).