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Meet our Team

University Advancement's Marketing and Communications team supports, trumpets and advances the work of UNC and its people.

In partnership with UNC academic and administrative operations, our team drives the communication strategy and creative development that helps UNC accomplish its priority of becoming a Student First university.

Our work connects all facets of the UNC experience, ranging from student recruitment to alumni engagement, and all steps in between. Working in partnership with UNC faculty and staff, we aim to share the story of student success through the lens of a UNC education.

Communications Administration & Leadership

Debbie Farris

Debbie Farris

Assistant Vice President for Marketing & Communications

Debbie.Farris@unco.edu
970-351-3357

Candace Andrews

Candace Andrews

Project Coordinator

Candace.Andrews@unco.edu
970-351-1815

Communications Strategy, Editorial Content, News and PR

Deanna Herbert

Deanna Herbert

Director of News and Public Relations

Deanna.Herbert@unco.edu
970-351-1763

Deborah Moors

Deborah Moors

Communication Strategist, Alumni & Development and Editor of UNC Magazine

Deborah.Moors@unco.edu
970-351-1019

Sydney Kern

Sydney Kern

Public Relations Strategist

Sydney.Kern@unco.edu
970-351-1940

Creative Services

Jeff Exstrum

Jeff Exstrum

Executive Creative Director

Jeff.Exstrum@unco.edu
970-351-1784

Jessica Brown

Jessica Brown

Graphic Designer

JessicaS.Brown@unco.edu
970-351-2436

Gretchen Kershner

Gretchen Kershner

Graphic Designer

Gretchen.Kershner@unco.edu
970-351-1371

Woody Myers

Woody Myers

Photographer/Graphic Designer

Thomas.Myers@unco.edu
970-351-1715

Andrew Warren

Andrew Warren

Sr. Videographer and Producer

Brian.Warren@unco.edu
970-351-1773

Digital Marketing

Lisa Barkley

Lisa Barkley

Market Development Manager

Lisa.Barkley@unco.edu
970-351-2230