Stevenson Named Director of Public Relations at Columbia-Greene Community College
HUDSON, N.Y. – Columbia-Greene Community College announced this week the appointment of Jaclyn Stevenson to the position of Director of Public Relations.
In her new role, Stevenson will be responsible for promoting the college and its diverse set of credit- and noncredit programs for students of all ages.
“I’m very happy to have found myself in a place where collaborative learning is not just prized, but seen as essential to the college’s future,” said Stevenson, noting that moving forward, she hopes to leverage several opportunities that blend digital marketing with traditional public relations.
Stevenson has worked in communications fields including journalism, public relations, and social media for more than 15 years, most recently as Director of Communications with the creative agency Winstanley Partners, based in Lenox, Mass.
Co-founder of the annual social media event PodCamp Western Mass. – the longest running event of its kind in the Northeast – Stevenson’s work has been recognized by the New England Press Association (NEPA) and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). She was also named one of Business West magazine’s 40 Under 40, and is a HootSuite Certified Social Media Practitioner.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Bridgewater State University and a master’s degree in Organization Development from American International College. For more information, contact the college’s Office of Public Relations at (518) 828-4181, ext. 3326.
About C-GCC Columbia-Greene Community College, a campus of the State University of New York, is a comprehensive two year college offering a variety of transfer and career programs leading to the degrees of Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, and Associate in Occupational Studies as well as one-year certificate programs and specialized courses geared toward community interest. The College is sponsored locally by the counties of Greene and Columbia through the Greene County Legislature and the Columbia County Board of Supervisors.