Maritza E. Ferreira has joined our team as our first Assistant Vice President of Marketing and Communications.
In this role she will lead several critical areas including the overall strategic communications and marketing direction of the University, media relations, and she is the University’s chief spokesperson. This new role will also provide additional support to our overall strategic external relations goals.
For the past six-and-a-half-years, Maritza has lead much of Mercer University’s external marketing efforts, first as Associate Director of Marketing and Corporate Relations, and then as Director of Marketing and Communications for three of Mercer’s schools and colleges, while also providing marketing support to various units of the university including Mercer’s Health Sciences Center and Athletics.
She brings expertise in marketing, website optimization, social media, and analytics as well as having strong relationships and experience with editors and reporters at Atlanta’s leading newspapers and journals.
She is a graduate of Michigan State University and is currently a doctoral candidate at Mercer University, having received her MBA in 2002.
Please join us in welcoming Maritza to Clayton State.