LOCK HAVEN – Lock Haven University has introduced a new member of the External Affairs and Communications Department.
Dena Cipriano, manager of Marketing and Communications, joined Lock Haven University on Dec. 3 and will serve both campuses in Lock Haven and Clearfield.
“Lock Haven University is an excellent educational institution, and it’s an honor to be part of the team,” she said. “I am looking forward to getting to know the campus well and using my skill set to helping the university achieve its strategic goals.”
Rodney Jenkins, executive assistant to the President for External Relations and Communications, said: “We are pleased that Dena has joined the LHU family and look forward to her using her skills to help move the LHU agenda forward.”
Cipriano arrives at Lock Haven with more than eight years of experience in the communications field. She began her career as a newspaper writer at the Williamsport Sun-Gazette and Centre Daily Times in State College before moving into the public relations field. She served as Public Relations and Grants Coordinator for the Philipsburg-Osceola Area School District for the past five years.
Through her leadership, the school district obtained a 5-year $3 million grant to improve literacy, the largest competitive award, and embarked on numerous successful communications initiatives. Cipriano lives in Bellefonte with her husband, Guy.