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Jim Tranquada

Jim Tranquada

Director of Communications and Community Relations
Jim shares responsibility for media relations and handles internal and emergency communications; helps maintain the Oxy website; oversees production of the alumni magazine, annual report, and...
Laura Paisley

Laura Paisley

Director of Website and Content Strategy
(323) 341-4681
Laura develops and implements strategic content plans that support and promote the College. She shares the Oxy story through a variety of communication channels, with a primary focus on the...
Dick Anderson

Dick Anderson

Publications Editor
(323) 259-2679
Dick is the editor of the award-winning Occidental Magazine, Oxy's annual report, and is responsible for a wide range of other print publications.
Jasmine Teran

Jasmine Teran

Senior Manager of Digital Communications
(323) 259-2846
Jasmine manages Occidental's official accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. She also coordinates a variety of campus email communications.  
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Allie Gordon

Marketing Manager
Allie is your first point of contact to the Marketing and Communications team. She supports the team in a number of ways, including project intake and tracking, facilitating marketing support...
Marc Campos

Marc Campos

College Photographer and Videographer
(323) 259-1415
Marc's images are everywhere: on the Oxy website, in Occidental Magazine, the annual report, admission materials, and in social media. Read Marc's profile in the Occidental student newspaper.
Scotty Mitchell

Scotty Mitchell

Graphic Designer
(323) 341-4117
Scotty is responsible for Occidental’s visual identity on print, web and other platforms and helps maintain the style guide.