Communications and Marketing: Norma Kennedy

The winner of the 2014 GEAC Award of Excellence for Communications and Marketing is Norma Kennedy, director of marketing and community relations for East Georgia State College.

Norma has been with her institution in various roles for more than 13 years and is an alumnus. During her employment, she has been active in all aspects of the college which has helped her to ensure that every message she creates is in alignment with East Georgia’s strategic plan and the Complete College Georgia initiative.

She is praised for telling “a motivational story of potential with advertisement design, story writing and campaign development. Her deliberate planning and execution continue to move the college forward, even in the unstable environment we face.”

Norma is the current chair of the East Georgia State College Art on Campus Committee, External Relations Committee and Conflict Resolution Committee. She also serves as the East Georgia State Service Excellence Ambassador, is a member of the University System Excellence Advisory Committee, recently chaired East Georgia’s 40th Anniversary Committee, and is the 2013 STAR staff award recipient.