- Assistant Director of Web and Digital Strategy
Jason O'Connell serves as the Assistant Director of Web and Digital Strategy for Institutional Communications where he is responsible for enhancing the web user experience, content quality, search optimization, analytical measurement as well as improving client support. He joined the department after six years in other positions at the University of West Florida, first as a graduate assistant at University Commons and & Student Involvement, and later as the Web Services & Technology Coordinator for the Student Affairs Division. From his years with Student Affairs and freelance content work, Jason brings his experience and expertise to Institutional Communications to help serve the greater UWF community in making our websites the best they can be.
Jason's wife Kennyattah Cox also works for the University for the Commons, which is where they met. Half jock, half nerd, Jason balances his free time between soccer, disc golf, and running, and playing video games on his freshly built PC gaming rig.
- B.A. Political Science, Minor in Legal Studies
University of Rochester - Rochester, New York
- M.S.A. Public Administration
University of West Florida - Pensacola, Florida
- 2017 American Advertising Federation Local Silver ADDY Award Winner