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Gina Padgett

Gina  Padgett

Assistant Director
A.S. General Business, Missouri Southern State University; B.S. Interdisciplinary Studies with concentrations in Business and Professional Communications, Tennessee Tech University; Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing, Northern Arizona University; M.A. English — Literacy, Technology and Professional Writing, Northern Arizona University

Contact Info

VP for Univ Advancement Office
Office / Campus Box
Alumni Building (ALUM) 109 / Box 5157
Additional Assignment
I have been an adjunct instructor of English, teaching Professional Communication classes, since 2008. Courses that I am teaching or have taught include: "Communicating in the Professions" -- An overview of skills and principles related to oral communications in various professions and "Professional Communication I" -- The preparation of effective technical and professional reports; the preparation and delivery of effective oral reports.


As assistant director of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving, my main focus is to facilitate and strengthen relationships between the university and its alumni as well as relationships between alumni through face-to-face, written and digital communications. Specifically, my responsibilities include: designing and maintaining the TTU Alumni Association web site, maintaining social networking groups and pages, researching current trends in social media and alumni communications, creating and sending the Tech Connect alumni e-newsletter and other alumni-related print and email communications, and planning and hosting alumni events.