Our Staff

Mary Eilleen Lyon

Mary Eilleen Lyon

Associate Vice President
(616) 331-2221
lyonme@gvsu.edu

Beat: Administration

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Sherry Bouwman

Sherry Bouwman

University Communications Assistant
(616) 331-2221
bouwmans@gvsu.edu


Michele Coffill

Michele Coffill

Associate Director of Publications
(616) 331-2224
coffillm@gvsu.edu

Beats: Area & Global Studies, Environmental Studies, Liberal Studies, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies, General Education, Integrative Learning & Advising, Office for Community Partnerships & Student Professional Development, Kutsche Office of Local History, Frederik Meijer Center for Writing & Michigan Authors, Padnos International Center, Provost's Office, Enrollment Development, Inclusion & Equity, Padnos College of Engineering, Center for Adult & Continuing Studies, Student Academic Success Center, TRIO

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Dottie Barnes

Dottie Barnes

Associate Director of News
(616) 331-2953
barnesdo@gvsu.edu

Beats: Seidman College of Business, Kirkhof College of Nursing, Biomedical Sciences, Cell & Molecular Biology, GV Police Department, College of Health Professions, College of Community and Public Service, College of Education, Admissions, Financial Aid, WGVU Public Media, Facilities Planning, Facilities Services, The Graduate School, Veterans Network.

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Peg West

Peg West

Associate Director of Strategy and Digital Content

(616) 331-2222

ensingm1@gvsu.edu

Beats: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Anthropology, Autism Education Center, Biology, Chemistry, Classics, School of Communications, English, Geography and Sustainable Planning, Geology, History, Integrated Science Program, Mathematics, Modern Languages and Literature, Movement Science, Music, Theatre and Dance, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Regional Math and Science Center, Sociology, Statistics, Visual and Media Arts, Writing, CLAS Academic Advising Center, Art Gallery & Collections, NextEd Accelerator.

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Brian Vernellis

Brian Vernellis

Communications Specialist
(616) 331-8138
vernellb@gvsu.edu

Beats: Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence, Pew Faculty Teaching & Learning Center, Athletics, Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies, Charter Schools, Johnson Center for Philanthropy, Muskegon Innovation Hub, Frederik Meijer Honors College, Frederik Meijer Office of Fellowships, College of Education & Community Innovation, Annis Water Resources Institute, Political Science, International Relations

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Anna Young

Anna Young

Social Media Specialist
(616) 331-2228
youngap@gvsu.edu

Beats: Office of Sustainability Practices, University Libraries, Kaufman Interfaith Institute, Information Technology. 

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Sheila Babbitt

Sheila Babbitt

Social Media Coordinator
babbitsh@gvsu.edu

Beats: Beats: Dean of Students Office, Campus Recreation, Career Center, Children's Enrichment Center, University Counseling Center, Housing and Residence Life, Conduct, Intervention and Support, Milton Ford LGBT Resource Center, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Student Life and Event Services, Student Services, Center for Women and Gender Equity.

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Amanda Pitts

Amanda Pitts

Senior Photographer
(616) 331-2221
pittsa@gvsu.edu

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Elizabeth Lienau

Elizabeth Lienau

Multimedia Project Specialist
(616) 331-2221
lienaue@gvsu.edu

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Valerie Wojciechowski

Valerie Hendrickson

Photographer
(616) 331-9534
hendricv@gvsu.edu

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Kendra Stanley-Mills

Kendra Stanley-Mills

Photographer
(616) 331-2798
millske@gvsu.edu

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Bill Cuppy

Bill Cuppy

Creative Director
(616) 331-9510
cuppyw@gvsu.edu

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Tony Packer

Tony Packer

Videographer
(616) 331-2390
packerto@gvsu.edu

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Dave LeFurge-McLeod

Dave LeFurge-McLeod

Videographer
(616) 331-2836
mcleodda@gvsu.edu

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Katherine Barnard

Katherine Barnard

Motion Graphic Designer
(616) 331-9507
barnakat@gvsu.edu

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