Marketing & Communications

Marketing and Communications is part of the Dean's Office at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. We work to increase the national and global visibility of the school; amplify and disseminate the work of our expert faculty members and researchers; attract the students, faculty and staff who will thrive and contribute here; support the U-M SPH community both in Ann Arbor and throughout the world; be a resource to our alumni, partners and colleagues; and foster engagement with all the school's constituencies.

We manage the school's brand and marketing efforts, as well as the channels and activities listed below. 

Who we are:

  • Emily Ford, Executive Director, emilyfor@umich.edu, 734-764-8748
  • Aimee AndrionMultimedia Designer, andriona@umich.edu, 734-763-9745
  • Loren Branch, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, lbbranch@umich.edu, 734-647-4417
  • Laurel Thomas, (affiliated, part-time, via U-M News Service) Senior Public Relations Strategist, ltgnagey@umich.edu, 734-647-1841
  • Michael Kasiborski, Project Manager, mkasibor@umich.edu, 734-647-7253
  • Andrea LaFerle, Communications and Public Relations Strategist, alaferle@umich.edu, 734-764-8094
  • Brian Lillie, Multimedia Specialist (video), brilil@umich.edu, 734-647-9836 (Record profile)
  • Josh Messner, Communications and Content Strategist, messner@umich.edu, 734-936-1246
  • Beth Miller, Marketing and Creative Manager, ealm@umich.edu, 734-615-2279
  • Eric Zanotti, Social Media Specialist, ezanotti@umich.edu

Office of Marketing and Communications, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2029.

The list below provides information and resources. If you need help with a specific marketing and communications project, visit our "how to get help" page.