Marketing and Communications Staff
We are a creative, dedicated group of writers, editors, designers, web specialists, marketers, event planners and public relations professionals excited to tell the stories of Messiah College’s outstanding students, employees and alumni in print, on the web, in multimedia, in the news media, on social media and through special events.
As the Office of Marketing and Communications (OMC), we are driven by our mission to strategically and creatively communicate the mission, stories and brand of Messiah College, advancing the people, programs and priorities of the institution.
Director of Marketing and Communications/Special Assistant to the President for Communication
Director of Marketing and Communications/Special Assistant to the President for Communicationcgross@messiah.edu 717-691-6027, ext. 6940
Graphic Designer - Print & Web
Graphic Designer - Print & Webcbarlup@messiah.edu 717-691-6027, ext. 2370
Designs print, email and Web content for campus clients
Graphic Designercagoncillo@messiah.edu 717-691-6207, ext. 7351
Designs print, email and Web publications for campus clients
Graduate Program Marketing Director
Graduate Program Marketing Directoraburkley@messiah.edu 717-691-6027, ext. 3943
Create copy for print and multimedia communications that tell the stories and support the brand of Messiah College graduate programs
Web Services Manager
Web Services Managerrfritschi@messiah.edu 717-691-6027, ext. 7041
Ramona has been the Web Services Manager at Messiah College since 2008. She performs daily maintenance on the messiah.edu website, along with providing customer service and weekly training on the content management system.
She is thrilled with the direction the website has taken since 2013, and is passionate about responsive websites and web accessibility best practices.
Director of Web Communications
Director of Web Communicationskhardy@messiah.edu 717-691-6027, ext. 2375 View my bio
Oversees the day-to-day operations of the College’s externally facing website; responsible for the development of innovative and creative Web-based communications tools; assists the College in identifying and executing new web strategies; manages comprehensive Web communication projects.
Director of Communications
Director of Communicationsdran@messiah.edu 717-691-6027, ext. 7361
Responsible for the College's media relations program; serves as institutional spokesperson; leads the College's editorial team and helps direct content development for the website and key areas on campus; maintains and oversees official social media channels; serves as a member of the College Crisis Management Team
Communication Specialistlungurean@messiah.edu 717-691-6027, ext. 5381
Creates content for online and print publications; performs proofreading duties for the College; assists with social media planning and execution; performs annual updates of the academic profiles and offerings