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Our office—and the Sedgewick C Building—is closed to public. Most of our staff are working remotely. 

Visitors must book an appointment in advance. Please review our meeting room protocols

The number of staff working in the office will not exceed 40% of our regular capacity. If you go into the office, remember to maintain physical distances and sanitize equipment and high-touch point surfaces you come into contact with.


Mailing address:

UVic Communications and Marketing
University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria BC V8W 2Y2

Courier or in-person address:

UVic Communications and Marketing
University of Victoria
Sedgewick C149
3800 Finnerty Road
Victoria BC V8P 5C2

General inquiries:

Phone: 250-721-7636
Fax: 250-721-8955

Directory listing for Communications and Marketing

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail
Media Enquiries 250-721-7636

Leadership Team

Associate Vice President Lindsey Fair
Assistant to the Sr. UC+M Leadership Team Lee Smith 250-853-3860
Administrative Manager Aby Tannas 250-721-7107
Associate Director, Communications & Public Affairs Kirsten Lauvaas 250-721-7657
Associate Director, MarTech, Brand and UX Andrea Arient 250-721-6246
Associate Director, External Marketing and Communications Vanessa Johnson

Marketing and Communications - Government & Partners

Manager, Marketing and Communications - Government & Partners Jennifer Kwan 250-721-7641
External Communications & Publications Manager Marc Christensen 250-721-6022 SED C165
Graphics Technician Julena Lovegrove
Web Content Strategist Shari Stewart
Social Media & News Coordinator Mackenzie Lawrence
Marketing Officer Simone Blais

Marketing and Communications - Students

Manager, Marketing and Communications, Students Jolene Lowey 250-853-3153
Marketing Production Manager Christine Howard 250-721-6263
Marketing Assistant Jamie Matibag
Social Media & News Coordinator Mallory DeMille
Marketing Officer Alicia Kaiser 250-721-6274
Graphics Technician Kathryn Mullis
Web Content Strategist Lance Singbeil

Communications and Public Affairs, Staff & Faculty

Sr. Media Relations & Issues Management Communications Officer Erin King 778-587-2527
Graphic Designer Melanie Carter
Social Media & News Coordinator Rachel Lieske
Communications Officer Michelle Oussoren
Web Content Strategist Vacant

MarTech, Brand Management & Community

Manager, MarTech, Brand & Community Nick Clewley 250-721-8843
Digital Media Strategy Manager Ali Baggott SED C164
Sr. Marketing Analytics and Strategy Officer James Gutteridge
Senior Photographer Gregory Miller
Project and Platforms Officer Morgan Slavkin

Digital Development and UX

Manager, Digital Development and UX Robin Sutherland 250-721-6249 SED C140
Web Template Coordinator Sejr Andersen
Information Architect & User Experience Specialist Len Collins
Senior Web Officer Ethan Perriccioli
Web UX and Digital Development Officer Lori Watson

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