Contact Information
College Communications, Marketing & Outreach
Office: B227
Phone: 972-238-6194
Fax: 972-238-6978
Who we are and what we do

The College Communications, Marketing & Outreach department is responsible for developing, implementing and managing Richland College’s internal and external marketing and communications programs. It is also our responsibility to present a consistent look and message for the College, and to maintain a positive image to our students and the community.

Our mission

College Communications, Marketing & Outreach strives to reach internal and external communities to report and market student and employee success and economic, workforce, institutional, and community development opportunities and news. To this end, we provide:

  • Printed and online marketing materials (class schedules, catalogs, brochures, and fliers)
  • Maintenance and design of the college website
  • Media relations and buying efforts (press releases, internal newsletters, and advertising)
  • Coordination of photography for faculty, staff and administration
  • Administrative assistance for budget maintenance
  • Promotional items relative to marketing for all departments on campus
  • Coordination of the State Employee Charitable Campaign (SECC) and the Alumni Association

All print pieces, advertising and website pages proofed for accuracy, and inclusion of Dallas County Community College District legal and style/graphics standards, and Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Commission on Colleges requirements.


Whitney Rosenbalm, Marketing Director
Jean Carter, Director, Community Outreach/School Alliance
Tanisha Johnson, Outreach Specialist
Sharon Wright, Office Manager
Nancy Gomez, Secretary
Katie McClelland, Senior Web Writer / Editor
Keenan Cobb, Marketing Information Specialist
Patricia Benter, Sr. Manager, Creative Services / Designer (Continuing Education)
Lisa Grippo, Publications Manager / Designer
Will Young, Coordinator of Graphic Services / Designer
Deborah Wells, Web Writer / Editor
Mark Murray, Web Developer
Pablo Pascal, Web Developer
Yoshimi Umekawa, Web Writer / Editor
Isaias Gallardo, College Video Film Maker