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Definition of Roles


Marketing Communicators Network Representative

MarCom Reps. are appointed to serve as liaisons to the Department of University Marketing and Advertising, and are responsible for ensuring that marketing planning, standards, and practices in their units are carried out in line with University policy, and communications are developed according to established University guidelines.
Each campus and college will be represented in the network, along with administrative units as appropriate. The Marketing Communicators Network is managed by the Department of University Marketing in the Office of Strategic Communications.


Multimedia Specialist

Mike Brahosky is the Multimedia Specialist for Educational Equity.

The Multimedia Specialist is responsible for reviewing and finalizing the visual presentation of Educational Equity's print, web, and electronic media publication prior to production, distribution, or external use.

  • Educational Equity staff will seek the Multimedia Specialist's assistance prior to producing print publications and/or electronic media design in an effort to maintain established Educational Equity and University design standards.
  • The Multimedia Specialist will review submitted publications and/or electronic media and reserves the right to modify, adjust, and/or alter the graphic appearance to meet Educational Equity and University design standards, unless the unit is working directly with the Department of University Marketing in the Office of Strategic Communications.

The Multimedia Specialist works in collaboration with the (MarCom Rep.), the Office of Strategic Communications, and the units in Educational Equity to ensure the graphic quality and consistency of the unit's print and electronic communications.

You may contact Mike Brahosky at  or 814-865-1519

Penn State Office of Strategic Communications

The Office of Strategic Communications at Penn State maintains public relations specialists, marketing experts, content creators, designers, science writers, media liaisons, photographers, social media strategists, and more.

The office collaborates as teams to develop communication and marketing strategies, presenting the best of Penn State, and ensuring that the University's image reflects the excellence of Penn Staters as inspired doers who are passionate about making a difference in the world beyond their own achievements.