About Us

Overview

The Office of Communications & Marketing provides essential communication services to the college and assists all units – departments, offices, and college affiliates—with individual communication needs.

Our mission is to lead Presbyterian College in positioning the institution as an outstanding four-year liberal arts college.  The office’s staff members conceptualize, develop and communicate key messages with various constituencies. The college’s image is always a central focus; therefore, the staff manages and protects the PC brand through communicating and ensuring adherence to graphic standards and writing style guides. We protect the college’s trademarks and handle the licensing of the college’s marks and logos.

You are invited to help share the PC story by passing along your good news related to Presbyterian College at 864-833-8282 or by email: news@presby.edu.

Our staff provides assistance in the following:

Media Relations

The Communications & Marketing staff serves as the liaison between campus partners and the various media – broadcast, print and digital media outlets at the local, state and national level. We can assist you with finding information for a story, finding a faculty member who can provide an expert opinion, arranging interviews with college leaders, as well as finding possible story ideas and photo opportunities.

In the event of campus emergency or crisis, our staff provides the news media with updated information and official statements.

Printing and Graphic Design

Our office produces high-quality print and digital pieces for a variety of purposes, including marketing, alumni communications, on-campus promotions and advertising. Contact us for all of your college printing needs.

Photography

We photograph campus events and coordinate professional imaging for the college.

Video and Digital Resources

Our team provides resources for content development for the college’s web and social media initiatives. We also coordinate resources for video production needs, including developing ideas, a storyboard, and securing video services.

Meet the staff:

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Jonathan Hooks, Director of Marketing

Jonathan Hooks works hard to be creative as a designer, photographer and a webmaster everyday. He has 14 years of professional experience here at Presbyterian College as a graphic designer, assistant director of communications and marketing director. Beyond his day job, he puts his talents into play with Autism nonprofits in marketing and fundraising projects all over the country. He sees the important role these organizations have, which translates into a passion to help them meet the needs of families dealing with Autism. Jonathan grew up Michigan but has spent most of his adult life in the south. He earned his fine arts and graphic design degree from Clemson University and is continuing his education in marketing. Jonathan also served his country for nine years in military communications.

Email: mjhooks@presby.edu

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Liz Rollison, Communications Writer

Liz joined the PC team after graduating from Stetson University in Deland, Florida where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Communication & Media Studies. During her time at Stetson University, Liz had the opportunity to work and intern with several reputable marketing companies in Chicago, IL, Seattle, WA, Winston-Salem, NC and Greenville, SC. Liz enjoys applying the knowledge she gained both inside and outside of the classroom to her daily work.

While attending Stetson University, Liz also held many leadership positions: Vice President of Public Relations and Assistant Vice President of Member Development for Delta Delta Delta Sorority, as well as Director of Editorial Operations for Stetson University’s branch of Her Campus magazine.

Many of Liz’s family members attended PC and she is proud to promote their alma mater through her love of writing.

Email: earolliso@presby.edu

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