Contact Us

University Marketing and Communications is located at:
409 Cohodas Hall
Phone: 906-227-2720
Fax: 906-227-2722
commark@nmu.edu

Hall, Derek

Derek Hall
Assistant Vice President of University Marketing and Communications
(906-227-2720)

I am lucky enough to lead a team of amazing professionals and students as we build and enhance the marketing efforts of the university. I also serve as spokesperson for the university dealing with the many issues that arise. Additionally, I work on numerous committees and advise campus leadership on marketing and communication strategies. To continue to enhance my skills and build relationships with students, I am an adjunct assistant professor for the College of Business teaching marketing and communication courses.

 

 
Evans, Kristi

Kristi Evans
News Director (906-227-1015)

Please contact me for help publicizing NMU events and student/employee achievements. Or share your ideas for feature stories, individual profiles and other newsworthy activities. I oversee the production and distribution of NMU news releases to appropriate print, broadcast and new media outlets, develop content for the faculty/staff newsletter, handle media queries and write feature stories for Northern Magazine. I can also offer advice and/or training to prepare for media interviews.  

Forester, Mike

Mike Forester
Art Director (906-227-2685)

As the art director, I lead our talented team of creative designers, photographers and videographers who come up with the visual landscape that represents NMU. From athletics to academics, we deliver the brand message of NMU to potential and current students, staff, faculty and alumni. Both in print and digitally, we create the campaigns that cover everything from admissions to the programs that have stories to share.

Hadley, Cam

Cam Hadley
Graphic Designer (906-227-2759)

As university graphic designer my responsibilities include contributing visual content for the web, print and other collateral material as well as project management and prepress production. I meet with customers to assess project scope and offer design options provided by a team of full time staff and student interns cross-trained for graphic design, photography and video production.

Hytinen, Kerry Kerry Hytinen
Principal Secretary (906-
227-2720)
Johnson, Eric

Eric Johnson
Web Systems Director (906-227-2313)

My responsibilities include overseeing the development, implementation and support of the NMU web presence.

Kinnunen, Michael

Michael Kinnunen
Web Developer (906-227-2795)

I develop, test and maintain websites and web-based applications for the university.

LeClair, Josh

Josh LeClair
University Photographer (906-227-2720)

As a proud alumnus, I am lucky to show off the great people and places that NMU has to offer through the lens as head of the photo and video department for marketing. From concept to delivering finals to our diverse group of clients here on campus, our team makes sure we bring the spirit of Northern to life in our pictures and videos.

Potes, Kelsey

Kelsey Potes
Marketing Manager (906-227-1017)

As a proud Northern graduate, I manage the team that delivers the university's marketing campaigns, paid advertising, special projects and promotional inventory. I am available to assist on-campus departments with their marketing needs, and I encourage you to reach out to me so we can work together on your next project.

Quinn, Andrew

Andrew Quinn
Web Systems Manager (906-227-1031)

My responsibilities include the implementation and management of the university-wide content management system and all supporting applications. This includes both the management of outside software products and the development of custom software for specific university needs. In addition I assist in the design, maintenance and administration of the university homepages and underlying pages, as well as other sites of interest to prospective students, current NMU community members and NMU alumni.

Stulz, Emily

Emily Stulz
Marketing Coordinator (906-227-2663)

I am responsible for the university's official social media presence, which includes content creation, social listening and overseeing our social strategy. I am available to assist on-campus departments with the creation of their own social media presence and strategy, to ensure that all affiliated accounts share strong content and showcase what makes NMU such a great place. 

Tavernini, Rebecca

Rebecca Tavernini
Publications Director (906-227-1016)

I am editor of Northern Magazine, the magazine for alumni and friends of NMU, and write and edit other university publications. I am available to assist in the coordination, design, proofreading and editing of any print and electronic materials produced on campus for an external audience. Please let me know how I can help you with your next project.

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