University of Southern Indiana

About University Strategic Communication


University Strategic Communication is a department within the University Marketing and Communication unit at the University. University Strategic Communication provides copy and photographs for publications, news releases, media pitches, the USI website and internal communication. We work with reporters on stories featuring USI personnel, students, and alumni, and manage the University’s social media presence.


John Farless
Mr. John Farless
Chief Communications Officer
Contact: 812-228-5157
Creative and Print Center 111

Kaylee Johnson
Miss Kaylee Johnson
Media Relations Specialist
Contact: 812-461-5259
Byron C. Wright Administration Building 104N

Trista Lutgring
Ms. Trista Lutgring
Internal Communications Specialist
Contact: 812-465-7005
Creative and Print Center 115

Connie Stambush
Ms. Connie Stambush
Editor/Senior Writer
Contact: 812-465-7020
Creative and Print Center

Athletic Communications

Ray Simmons
Mr. Ray Simmons
Director of Athletic Communications
Contact: 812-465-1622
Screaming Eagles Complex 380

Dan McDonnell
Mr. Dan McDonnell
Associate Director of Athletic Communications
Contact: 812-465-1121
Screaming Eagles Complex 301

Photography and Multimedia

Barbara Goodwin
Mrs. Barbara Goodwin
Visual Content Specialist
Contact: 812-465-7130
Creative and Print Center

Elizabeth Randolph
Mrs. Elizabeth Randolph
Manager of Photography and Multimedia
Contact: 812-464-1938
Creative and Print Center

Zachary Kuhs
Mr. Zachary Kuhs
Multimedia Content Specialist
Contact: 812-465-1609
Creative and Print Center 118



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