Contact a team member

Barry Shiller
Associate Vice President,
Strategic Communications and Public Affairs

Oversight of university strategic communications and public affairs

Felicia McKee
Administrative Assistant to AVP

Information about our team, help signing up for the Marketing Updates group, SJSU Spartan typeface requestselectronic letterhead requests



Media Relations


Pat Lopes Harris
Director of Media Relations

SJSU news, off-campus media and student media, SJSU Today, emergency operations center PIO, campus filming permits and campus-wide emails

Robin McElhattan
Media Relations Specialist

Assists with media inquiries, emergency operations and video/news content



Executive Communications


Melissa Anderson
Executive Communications Specialist

Coordinates executive communications, primarily on behalf of the provost and Division of Academic Affairs



Marketing Communications


Jody Ulate
Senior Director of Marketing Communications

University marketing communications and brand guidelines and permissions, content strategy and editorial/writing guidelines, Washington Square magazine and blog, SJSU homepage, top-level web pages and official SJSU social media channels

Peter Caravalho
Graphic Designer

Graphic standards and design, and brand permissions

Michelle Frey
Senior Graphic Designer / Art Director

SJSU visual identity and branding, and graphic standards

Roman Goshev
Production Manager

Marketing communications team project management, project requests, lockup requests, photography asset requests and vendor relations

Julia H. Jackson
Advancement Writer

 Writing, editing, SJSU editorial style

Christina Olivas
Web and User Experience Designer

Web design, SJSU web style guidelines (To create a new SJSU website or request the template kit, please contact Web Services)