GREENVILLE, Pa.—Thiel College today announced that Jacquelyn P. Muller has been appointed vice president for communication and marketing, a position she will assume on November 18. Muller has more than 20 years of higher education experience in integrated communications, media relations, reputation management and branding, advertising, and public affairs.
Muller joins Thiel College from Pittsburgh-based Education Management Corporation (EDMC), where she served as vice president for corporate communications and public relations. Previously, she led communications at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania as chief communications officer, and as assistant to three university presidents.
“We are overjoyed to welcome someone with Jacki Muller’s expertise to Thiel College,” said Dr. Troy D. VanAken, Thiel College president. “With all of the exciting things happening on campus, her previous success and experience in the field of communication and marketing combined with an obvious dedication to higher education, will play an important role in this position and in the future of the College.”
In her new position at Thiel College, Muller will provide leadership for all communications and brand-building efforts in partnership with Thiel’s faculty and professional staff guiding strategy across the College in support of its mission to provide students with a quality higher education.
Muller earned a Master’s degree in English and a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. Muller currently resides in Cranberry Township, Pa., with her husband, Jack, and daughter, Sophia.