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Connecting the Nashville community and many other audiences around the globe with the university is where we spend our time every day, year round. Whether you are media, or an alumnus with a great story we need to hear, or are looking for information about the university you haven’t found elsewhere on this site, our team of communication and marketing experts are ready to help.
Senior Coordinator of Digital Services
Kristi A. Jones
University Photographer/Digital Imaging Specialist
Kristi Jones joined the University Communication and Marketing staff in August 2007. She holds a bachelor of arts degree from Lipscomb University with a major in art and a minor in marketing. She is the lead photographer for the university publications. She brings with her over twenty years of experience in photography. Her experience includes work as a retouch artist and color correction specialist. She may be reached by e-mail at email@example.com.
Graphic Production Specialist
Manager of Design Services
Director of Creative Services
Janel R. Shoun-Smith
Media Relations Manager
Janel Shoun-Smith joined the University Communication and Marketing staff in June 2006. She holds a bachelor of science in communications from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and is pursuing a master's degree in corporate communication from Austin Peay State University. A seasoned reporter, Shoun-Smith has worked for several newspapers including the Naples Daily News in Florida, the Andalusia Star-News in Alabama, the Nashville Banner and the Tennessean's Williamson A.M. Shoun-Smith develops media relations strategies for promoting university news and events and builds relationships with media throughout the country. In addition, she is responsible for developing a hometown news release program, faculty expert resources and general writing for the university in addition to other responsibilities. She may be reached by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.