Megan Gonzalez serves as the Executive Director of Institutional Communications at the University of West Florida, where she executes the University’s integrated communications plan. She leads a fast-paced, innovative department of creative, digital, public relations and communications professionals.
Brittany initially joined the Institutional Communications team as an intern while finishing her degree here at UWF. Because of her previous experience within the department, Brittany understands the daily pressures it operates under, making her a perfect fit as the Assistant Director.
Jennifer Peck serves as the Art Director for Institutional Communications where she is responsible for the visual components of the university’s marketing, communication and branding efforts.
Brittany Sherwood serves as the Public Relations Manager for Institutional Communications, where she executes media relations, publicity and communication strategies for the University. In this role, Brittany manages the media relations on behalf of the institution, develops and implements communication plans, strategies and initiatives and oversees institutional social media strategies.
Christina Anderson is the Web Manager for Institutional Communications. She possesses a strong background in script programming and graphic design and works closely with the department as well as the growing community of content providers across the university, assisting with content integration and development in the campus web content management system.
John serves as the photographer for the University of West Florida. Throughout the course of his 20 years as an active part of the Institutional Communications team, John has been providing a variety of photography services to the campus community.
Jamie Calvert serves as the Communications Assistant for Institutional Communications. In this position, she drafts content for the institutional social media outlets and assists with monitoring platforms.
Colton Currier serves as Project Specialist and Academic Affairs Liaison, where he develops, executes and evaluates communication plans and strategies to advance the University of West Florida.
Tiffany serves as the Institutional Communications Assistant. In this position, she assists with the management of the institutional photo library, recruits for and organizes student photoshoots, manages and develops content for various digital communications and completes other administrative tasks.
Shelley serves as the Graphic Designer for Institutional Communications. She provides design services with a primary role of reproducing, maintaining and developing creative concepts to support strategic messaging.
Michael LeFevre serves as the Communications Specialist. In this position, he researches and develops communication plans and protocols as well as manages public relations and communications tools and reports. Additionally, he assists with the management of digital platforms and initiatives, assists with photography and video, assists the web services team, and facilitates administrative duties and tasks.
Jason O'Connell serves as the Web Content Strategist for Institutional Communications where he is responsible for enhancing the web user experience, content quality, search optimization, analytical measurement as well as improve client support.
Margaret Roberts serves as Marketing Strategist at the University of West Florida, where she focuses on strategic marketing initiatives and brand management. Her dynamic passion for education and proactive approach to communications aids her in this role. Additionally, Margaret serves as the managing editor of the UWF alumni and friends publication, Connection Magazine.
Brittany Swinford is a writer for Institutional Communications, where she is responsible for drafting and editing press releases and other public relations writing, as well as copywriting and editing for the University’s marketing initiatives.