University Relations Team

Meet our team!

We are a dedicated group of communications professionals committed to serving Malone’s mission in the best way possible. We are excited to tell the story of Malone’s students, alumni, faculty, and staff in interesting and strategic ways to reach a diverse audience.

Tim Bryan
Chief of Staff, Vice President for Marketing and Communications

Serves as the president’s chief of staff, University spokesperson, and media contact; Develops and oversees all University marketing initiatives; Manages crisis communication plan


330-471-8240  / e-mail


David Yakley
Director of Design

Designs print and web publications for campus clients; Designs Malone Magazine and other University publications; Oversees creative strategy, quality, brand, and visual identity


330-471-8344 / e-mail


Amber Balash
Content Manager for Publications and Web

Writes and manages content for University website; Writes and edits content for University publications including Malone Magazine and daily news briefsSocial media planning and execution; Manages writing interns


330-471-8241 / e-mail


Connie Brannon
Manager of Marketing for Enrollment

Serves as director for Malone's Academic Summer Camps program; Writes and edits content for University publications including recruitment materials and Malone Magazine; Creates and implements programming which increases name-recognition within the community; Social media planning and execution

330-471-8526 / e-mail


Janie Linger
Student Information Coordinator
Graduate and Continuing Studies Marketing Liaison

Coordinates marketing and communications plan for graduate and continuing studies recruiting; Social media planning and execution


330-471-8265 / e-mail


Julie McAbee
Administrative Assistant

Serves as executive assistant to the president’s chief of staff; Manages budget for University marketing; Coordinates publication requests

 

330-471-8240 / e-mail


Joshua McManaway
Videographer and Photographer; Technical Coordinator for Event Services

Captures and edits imagery used in University marketing for print and web

330-471-8623 / e-mail