Contact Us

Marketing Communications & University Relations
Slagle Hall Room 108
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Award Winning Communications

Our staff uses integrated, client-focused strategies to execute creative and effective communications across a wide range of media to promote and protect the reputation and mission of USD. 

Tell Your Story

We offer a variety of services to help you effectively reach your marketing goals. 

Our services include: 

  • Branding and communications strategy
  • Public relations
  • Videography
  • Photography
  • Written storytelling
  • Social media
  • Graphic design 
  • Printed materials 
  • Website 
  • Event planning  
  • Retail development
 

Services We Offer

Information for the Media

USD welcomes media inquiries. Our marketing and communications staff is here to facilitate reporter interviews with faculty and staff regarding their areas of expertise.

Brand Guidelines

As the flagship university in the state, the University of South Dakota has a long tradition of academic excellence. As such, the university's public image should reflect this rich history and promising future.

Meet Our Team

Interested in advertising, communication, events, production, public relations, social media or our website? Contact our team to work together!
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Chase Anderton

Info Spec/Graphic Designer
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Marie Anne Ben

Coord, Marketing & Enroll Serv
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Caroline Briggs

Textbook Coordinator
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Alison Buckman

Manager, Creative Services
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Michelle Cwach

AVP, Comm & Marketing
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Hanna DeLange

Public Relations Strategist
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Marcus Destin

Social Media Coordinator
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Julie Ellingson

Information Specialist
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Brittany Fodness

Info Spec/Graphic Designer
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Tanner Frost

Enrollment Marketing Specialis
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Jennifer Lemaster

Director of Integrated Campaign Strategy
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Andy Lemrick

Info Spec/Graphic Designer
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Kristen Madsen

Retail & Brand Specialist
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Jackie Mount

Charlie's Visual Merchandiser
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Vanessa Nelson

Web Content Editor
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Aaron Packard

Visual Editor
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Bailey Quanbeck

Enrollment Marketing Specialis
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Brittany Sage

Manager of Retail Operations
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Matthew Siebert

Digital Strategist
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Hailie Warren

Public Relations Officer
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Diane Wirth

Assist Dir, Book & Retail Ops