Meet the University Communications team

We’re a shop of storytellers, artists, analysts, journalists, strategic and critical thinkers, creative writers, and digital specialists. We are ultra-communicators and we bleed purple.

Vice President for University Communications

Tom Evelyn

Vice President for University Communications

Valerie Kelley

Executive Assistant

Strategic Communications

Christine Velasquez

Assistant Vice President for University Communications

Sarah Maldonado

Production Manager

Elizabeth Speaker

Associate Director of Strategic Communications

Laura Garvin

Assistant Director of Strategic Communications

Digital Marketing

Ryan Fisher

Senior Director of Web and Digital Marketing

Brian Haitz

Associate Director of Digital Marketing

Lindsey O’Brien

Assistant Director of Digital Marketing - Social Media and Content Strategy

Prathyeka Reddy Anugu

Web Developer

Nathan Gray

Multimedia Content Creator

Owen Withycombe

Multimedia Content Creator

News and Media Strategy

Clinton Colmenares

Director of News and Media Strategy

Brand Strategy and Visual Communications

Elizabeth Lichtenberg

Senior Director of Brand Strategy and Visual Communications

Katherine Irvin

Assistant Director, Creative Services

Chris Turner

Graphic Designer and Visual Communicator

Kaylee Welgraven

Assistant Director of Visual Communications

Contact Us

Phone: 864.294.2185
Fax: 864.294.3023

Mailing address:
Furman University
University Communications
3300 Poinsett Hwy.
Greenville, SC 29613

Physical Address:
University Communications
Montague Village
2600 Duncan Chapel Road
Greenville, SC 29617