Lehman named Cameron University Senior Director of Public Affairs

Josh LehmanJosh Lehman has joined the staff at Cameron University as Senior Director of Public Affairs. In this capacity, Lehman will be responsible for all public relations and marketing functions of the university, including strategic planning, branding of the university's image, ad placement, development and production of publications, assistance in coordinating university events, overseeing distribution of information to the media and responding to media requests, and other duties as requested by university officials.

"Josh's background in higher education will be a great asset to Cameron," said Jamie Glover, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management, who oversees the Office of Public Affairs. "We are pleased to welcome him to the Cameron family and look forward to developing exciting initiatives for the university under his leadership."

Lehman comes to CU from the University of Northern Iowa, where he served as assistant athletic director for media relations. Prior to joining the UNI staff, he served as sports information director at Virginia Commonwealth University. His background also includes stints as assistant commissioner for communications at the Horizon League from 1998-2001 and assistant sports information director at Fresno State from 1993-98.

A native of Cedar Falls, Iowa, Lehman received his bachelor's degree in communications/public relations from UNI in 1991. He received his master's degree in athletic administration from Marshall University in 1993.

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July 29, 2009
PR# 09-160