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Alumni Association Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing Voices
Nancy DuVergne Smith
Nancy DuVergne Smith has served as a senior writer/editor at universities, newspapers, and a magazine. She has taught writing at the college level and to professionals. Hobbies include reading the longest novels published in English and watercolor painting.
Director of Digital and Multimedia Communications
Kate Repantis has a background in communications management, public relations, video production, and journalism. She spends her free time learning Greek, traveling the world, and growing the perfect tomato.
Marketing Strategist and Multimedia Writer
Jay London is a devout Bostonian with a background in marketing for higher education. He is an aspiring handyman who enjoys spending time with his wife and sons. His favorite book is J. Anthony Lukas’s Common Ground.
Social Media Community Manager
Nicole Morell has a background in online marketing, communications, video, and writing. When not tweeting or posting on Facebook, she can be found running, swimming, or exploring Boston.
Email Marketing Strategist/Multimedia Writer
Julie Barr has a background in marketing, communications, public relations, publications, and writing for educational institutions. She is originally from the Granite State and enjoys anything and everything New England but is always looking for a reason to add a stamp to her passport.