"Ben" J.D. Ross
Director of Communications
343M Hinds Hall | Phone: (315) 443-3094
J.D. works with the faculty, staff, and program directors at the iSchool to communicate and market initiatives for the School, including undergraduate and graduate programs, accomplishments and goals in order to raise awareness of the School across constituencies.
He helps build visibility for the School of Information Studies through coordinating and producing written and digital content. J.D. plans and manages media relations efforts and marketing and advertising campaigns. In addition, he is responsible for developing relationships and opportunities with external stakeholders.J.D. is responsible for ensuring consistent representation of the School’s brand and positioning throughout all communications.He also collaborates with the Syracuse Student Sandbox and Sandbox entrepreneurs on public relations and media relations needs, and serves as communications mentor to many Sandbox teams.