School of Communication IT is the School’s primary provider of information technology services and support. Our mission is to be a partner for the faculty and staff in the School of Communication to enable innovative teaching and research, and finding innovative solutions and applications of technology.
Bulletins and updates about SoC IT operations, services, improvements, and upcoming intiatives can be found at our announcements page.
IT Staff Directory
The best way to get IT services and support is to enter a service request or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Individual contact information and a description of the areas of expertise are listed below.
Brandon Grill, Director of Information Technology
Patricial Herman, Financial Assistant
Responds to faculty and staff service requests; provides end-user desktop, laptop, and tablet support.
Andrew Jelagin, Director for Desktop Services
Steve Deasy, User Support Specialist
Marco Rosado, User Support Specialist
Curricular and Academic Technology
Designs and manages distance and blended learning initiatives; provides support for videoconferencing, classroom, and learning management technologies
Bryan Libbin, Director of Curricular and Academic Technology
Shannon Leftwich, Teaching Technology Specialist
David Lynch, Digital Media Specialist
Julia Pello, Cinematography Specialist
Infrastructure and Application Services
Designs and manages servers, storage, security, and network services
John Arends, Manager of Infrastructure and Application Services
Zach Maras, System Administrator
Jose Silva, System Administrator
Media and Production Services
Designs and maintains video/audio production and post-production facilities; provides custom audio/video solutions for research labs.
Brian Perkinson, Manager of Production Services
Gabriel Caskey, A/V Systems Engineer
Nicholas Hoeppner, A/V Systems Engineer
Rachael Moeller, Production Equipment Specialist
Adam Stein, A/V Systems Engineer
Designs and manages web sites and applications
Ann Knauth, Manager of Web Services