Promotion and New Hires in Office of Communications and Marketing

Posted on 6/29/2018 4:07:35 PM

The Office of Communications and Marketing is pleased to announce a promotion and two new hires.

Jessica Groll ’06 has been promoted to the position of director of Digital Strategy, effective July 2. A web developer for IUP since 2011, Groll will oversee IUP.edu, IUP Mobile, MyIUP, the interactive map, and other digital marketing and communications projects.

Molly Russell and Nikki Knox will be joining IUP as assistant directors of Brand Management. Reporting to Simon Stuchlik, executive director of Brand Management, they will be working with members of the campus community to help them with their marketing and communications needs. Russell, who starts on July 5, joins us from S&T Bank, where she was AVP and e-channel marketing manager. Knox, who starts July 9, comes to IUP from Phoenix Rehabilitation and Health Services, where she served as marketing and community outreach specialist.

All three hires are part of the reorganization of the Office of Communications and Marketing into the Division of Marketing and Communications, under the leadership of Chris Noah. For an overview of how the new Division of Marketing and Communications will be organized, please see the organizational chart below.

MarCom Org Chart 2018-06-27