LocationMetzger Hall, Upper Level, East Wing

What We Do

University Communications and Marketing exists to develop an integrated marketing communications plan for Biola University and its nine schools that supports the mission and vision of the university, branding the school as a center for Christian thought and spiritual renewal and promoting goodwill to all its stakeholders.

University Communications and Marketing is responsible for developing and managing a branding campaign that promotes the image of Biola through the services of advertising, print production, media relations, crisis management, web communications, events, videography, internal communications, social media, magazines and journals, and market research.

University Communications and Marketing strives to provide exemplary service to university constituents and to the broader community, creating long lasting positive impressions, experiences and relationships on behalf of Biola University and for the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Open Hours

Regular Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Summer Hours
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Offices are closed on observed holidays.

Offices & Services

Department Members

AllAdvertisingEventsGraphic DesignJournalsPR & InternalResearchSocialVideographyWeb DesignWriting
Vice President, University Communications and Marketing
Brian Miller
Associate Vice President, University Marketing
Brenda Velasco
Director of Communications
Senior Creative Director
Brian Bowman
Associate Director, Market Research and Insights
David Baxter
Assistant Director of Video Production and Digital Media Strategy
Hilary Dempster
Assistant Director of University Events
Kathy Carr
Executive Assistant to the VP
Joy Bergk
Account Executive
Tim Beardshear
Senior Web Designer
Stephanie Kim
Manager of Web Strategy
Adjunct, Manager of Media Relations
Stephanie Faulkner
Administrative Coordinator
Rebecca DiMarzio
Graphic Designer
Terilyn Wassell
Graphic Designer
Eric Waschak
Manager of Advertising and Marketing Insights
Jeremy Hubin
Video Producer
Kate Boulware
Manager, University Events
Maitland Gray
Web Designer
Amy Gee
Web Content Coordinator
Joseph Prentiss
Graphic Designer
Greg Sanders
Video Project Manager / Producer
Miles Bocianski
Account Executive for Student Success
Daniel Robinson
Associate Video Producer
Elizabeth Waschak
Web Content Coordinator
Joanna Wu
Marketing Copywriter
Ben Longinow
Accountant Executive, CMR
Lexi Coco
Digital Advertising Specialist
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