On the job since the first of August, Frazier, former marketing projects coordinator for the Tri-Cities Regional Airport, is no stranger to jobs combining education and marketing. A 1987 graduate of East Tennessee State University where she majored in English, Frazier taught 11th grade literature at a Florida high school before being offered a position with Orlando-based textbook publisher Harcourt Brace Jovanovich as a promotions' editor.
As a member of HBJ's in-house advertising team, Frazier developed marketing materials for textbook sales representatives; wrote ads, brochures and promotional copy; and planned for the company's participation in trade shows across the United States and Canada.
After starting her family, Frazier took a temporary job with Delta Air Lines in its Walt Disney World marketing offices inside the Magic Kingdom.
In 1996, Frazier was hired as a marketing projects coordinator for the Tri-Cities Regional Airport in Blountville, Tenn. Her duties included planning events, writing advertising copy, producing a quarterly newsletter, and maintaining the airport's web site.Frazier's new duties as marketing director at Tennessee Tech include coordinating marketing efforts through a marketing committee, evaluating advertising opportunities and developing strategies to fulfill the university's marketing goals.