University of Washington Advancement

Leadership search: Vice President for Communications and Marketing

The University of Washington (UW) seeks a passionate and experienced leader to assume the role of Vice President for Communications and Marketing (VP). In alignment with the values and goals of the UW and University Advancement, the VP will provide executive leadership for marketing and communications at the UW and lead the University Marketing and Communications team.

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Key roles & responsibilities

  • Provide executive leadership for marketing and communications at the UW and lead the University Marketing and Communications team
  • Lead University-wide brand cohesion and comprehensive integrated marketing and communications strategies
  • Provide strategic guidance and oversight on brand strategy, marketing, communications, reputation development and associated strategies

Search committee

  • Chair: Heather Hoeksema, Executive Director, Strategy and External Relations, College of Engineering
  • Emelina Berkshire, Director for Campaigns and Strategic Initiatives, University Advancement
  • Glenn Bieler, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, UW Medicine
  • Jocelyn De Jong, Senior Associate Director of Admissions for Recruitment & Communications
  • Nicole Dierks, Interim Associate Vice President for Brand Marketing Strategy, University Marketing and Communications
  • Maureen Estep, Communications Advisory Committee Member
  • Murphy Gilson, Executive Creative Director, University Marketing and Communications
  • Alex Haslam, Assistant Dean of Advancement and External Relations, College of Built Environments
  • Jay Hilbrands, Senior Associate Athletic Director for External Relations, Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Terri Hiroshima, Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Alumni and Stakeholder Engagement
  • Maria Lamarca Anderson, Director of Communications, UW Bothell
  • Sarah McQuate, Senior Public Information Officer, University Marketing and Communications
  • Mariah Moody, Director of Finance and Operations, University Marketing and Communications
  • Maya Tolstoy, Maggie Walker Dean of the College of the Environment