Office of Strategic Communications

The Office of Strategic Communications works closely with reporters, editors, and producers to provide them with newsworthy and timely information about the college. The staff also helps develop effective strategic communications and marketing communication plans, and provides access to expertise and resources in marketing, advertising, writing, editing, photography, design, printing, media relations, and Web communications to the Penn State Behrend community. The Strategic Communications office is located on the second floor of Glenhill Farmhouse.

Marketing Services for College Units

To request new or updated marketing materials, complete the Marketing Materials Request Form (online).

Contact Information

Office of Strategic Communications
Penn State Behrend
207 Glenhill Farmhouse
4701 College Drive
Erie, PA 16563-1902

Telephone: 814-898-6570
Fax: 814-898-7161

Bill Gonda
Senior Director

Heather Cass
Publications and Design Coordinator

Allison Counasse
e-Communications Coordinator

Robb Frederick
Public Information Coordinator

Steve Orbanek
Marketing Communications Coordinator

Chris Palattella