Auburn University

College of Engineering / Offices / Communications and Marketing / Staff


Director - Jim Killian
Jim Killian

Office: 1320E Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.4218

Directs the planning and implementation of the integrated marketing and communications goals related to the College of Engineering's mission; oversees the general operation of publication, web, and media liaison activities; assists in event coordination; secretary of the Auburn Alumni Engineering Council and special adviser to the dean.  

Website Content Editor - Megan Burmester
Megan Burmester

Office: 1320D
Phone: 334.844.2220

Coordinates strategic planning and content development for the College of Engineering's web presence and social media sites; assists in editorial planning; responsible for communications for the aerospace and chemical engineering departments. 

NCAT Communications Specialist - Christine Hall
Christine Hall

Office: 1320H
Phone: 334.703.9773

Manages the production of reports, proposals, and related materials for the National Center for Asphalt Technology; produces communications and marketing materials, including research summaries, newsletters and brochures; serves as webmaster for NCAT and PAVE websites.

Communications Specialist - Austin Phillips
Austin Phillips

Office: 1320H Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.2444

Coordinates the generation of proposals to donors and prospective donors to the College of Engineering;  generates media releases related to philanthropy for the college; works closely with the Office of Development on donor recognition programs; assists in strategic campaign messaging, editor of Auburn Engineering magazine.

Communications Specialist - Chris Anthony
Chris Anthony

Office: 1320C
Phone: 334.844.3447

Responsible for communications for the departments of biosystems engineering, computer science and software engineering, electrical and computer engineering, industrial and systems engineering, and mechanical engineering; serves as editor of  the college’s annual report, the new faculty publication and the research publication; assists in the development of communications for BEST Robotics and the Graduate Engineering Research Showcase. 

Graphic Designer - Katie Haon
Katie Haon

Office: 1320B Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.2509

Coordinates the planning, design and production of publications as well as web and multimedia projects for a wide range of communications needs within the College of Engineering; assists with proposals and related materials for the Office of Development and Office of Engineering Student Services.

Multimedia Specialist - Marcus Kluttz
Marcus Kluttz

Office: 1320D
Phone: 334.844.3591

Responsible for editing and producing videos for student recruitment, fundraising events, research, donor engagement, departments and centers; photographs college events, awards, meetings, donor recognition ceremonies, faculty, students, projects, research activities, facilities, departments and centers; assists with college-level presentations and serves as the video and photo student supervisor. 

Art Design Specialist - Aileen Manos
Aileen Manos

Office: 1320J Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.4804

The front office contact for Engineering Media Services; organizes and maintains records; assists with color copies and printing of PC/Mac based documents; oversees large format printing and laminating services; manages the production of screen printed logo and embroidered items.
Web Manager - Tyler Patterson
Tyler Patterson

Office: 1320G Shelby Center
Phone: 334.844.3481

Responsible for maintaining the College of Engineering's web presence; coordinates the creation of custom website applications; facilitates electronic communication to faculty, staff, students, and alumni; manages internal and external surveys; assists in strategic planning for web applications.

Last Updated: 8/1/17 2:06 PM