University Marketing, Communications & Engagement provides the entire campus community with a full range of marketing services, including concepting, copywriting, layout, design, photography, and project management.

University Marketing, Communications & Engagement, a unit of the Strategic Operations division, helps to position the University in a positive and proactive manner. Responsibilities are broad and diverse, including primary and secondary publications, branding strategy, identity management, media relations, new media, Web communications, advertising, publicity, promotions, photography, and internal/external crisis communication.

Need assistance? The following directory will direct you to the appropriate contacts or you can view our full staff listing.

Media Relations and Communications

Matthew McWilliams
(434) 395-2026

Lauren Whittington
(434) 395-2023 

University Marketing / Digital Marketing

Dave Hooper
(434) 395-2099

Mary Jo Stockton
(434) 395-2905 

Longwood Magazine, Publications

Sabrina Brown
(434) 395-2021
(434) 414-6241 (cell)


Courtney Vogel
(434) 395-2720


Ryan Fletcher
(434) 395-4809


Lauren Whittington
(434) 395-2023