Director of Strategic Communications
Born and raised in Carrollton, Ga., Colton Campbell has always been a writer. After graduating with a degree in journalism from Auburn University in 2011, he served for more than five years in the trenches of print journalism before starting a career as communications specialist in higher education. In his current role at the University of West Georgia as Director of Strategic Communications, Colton develops and manages a comprehensive communications strategy for the university, while also leading the daily activities of the UCM communications team. In his spare time, he enjoys reading through Stephen King’s bibliography, playing board games with his wife and taking care of their daughter and two dogs.
- B.A., Journalism, Auburn University, 2011
"What It Means to Go West (Again): Aligning Communications in a Refreshed Brand." Presenter, Georgia Education Advancement Council Annual Conference, November 2019, Young Harris, GA.
"What It Means to Go West (Again): Aligning Communications in a Refreshed Brand." Presenter, CASE District III Annual Conference, February 2020, Orlando, FL.