Marketing and Communications

Our department promotes the college's excellence in research, teaching and care through multi-platform storytelling and marketing. We provide editorial, creative, media and marketing support to the college; produce news and publications; and place our experts and research in media outlets.

For all marketing and communications requests, fill out our requisition form

For media service requests, email Melissa Osgood

Meet our team:

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Len Johnson
Assistant Dean for Marketing and Communications

  • Leads the comprehensive marketing and communications strategy for the college
  • Oversees internal and external communications efforts
  • Initiates and manages market research initiatives
  • Develops and maintains database and measurement tools to assess effectiveness of marketing activities.


Sarah Bassman
CUHA Marketing & Communications Assistant

    • Client and referring veterinarian communications
    • Marketing support for CUHA
    • Events
    • Manage hospitals website

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    Melanie Greaver Cordova
    Managing Editor

    • Oversight and management of all college social media accounts

    • Writes and edits college news 

    • Management of internal communications

    • Managing editor of 'Scopes magazine

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    Eileen Cunningham
    Marketing & Communications Executive Assistant

    • Administrative support for Marketing & Communications Department
    • Liaison with vendors and collaborative partners
    • Event and travel planning and management

    Melissa Osgood head shot

    Melissa Osgood
    Assistant Director of Media Relations & Leadership Communication

    • Media training for college faculty, students and staff
    • Op-Ed editing and placement
    • Press release development and promotion
    • Liaison for all external media contacts and ​​​​​placements

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    Tyler Poole
    Assistant Director of Marketing & Creative

    • Branding guidance and development
    • Art direction and graphic design
    • CU View digital screen management

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    Lauren Roberts
    Assistant Director of Communications

    • Executive editor of 'Scopes
    • CVM homepage edits and design
    • Web user experience and governance
    • Write and edit college news 
    • Manage freelance editorial contributors