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With a lot more than 30 several years of demonstrated management, Lokman’s occupation has spanned general public relations companies, advocacy corporations, and educational institutions.

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 9, 2022—Santa Clara University introduced now that Lawrence Lokman has been named vice president of promoting and communications. Lokman will report right to Julie Sullivan, president of Santa Clara College, and provide on the president’s leadership staff with duty for all brand, marketing and advertising, community relations, social media, and stakeholder communications.

A native of California, Lokman will be a part of Santa Clara on January 17, 2023, pursuing eight several years as vice president for strategic communications at Pennsylvania State College. Though at Penn State, Lokman led the generation of award-profitable model, identity, and public-relations campaigns and established and oversaw the university’s disaster communications system about 20 campuses. With far more than 30 yrs of verified marketing and communications leadership, Lokman’s vocation has spanned general public relations corporations, advocacy organizations, and academic establishments. He also led communications at the University of California, Los Angeles, for 8 yrs as associate vice chancellor, college communications and public outreach, in which he released a series of nationally acclaimed advertising, advocacy and social media campaigns.

Lokman will serve as Santa Clara’s to start with vice president of marketing and communications, a cabinet situation established by President Sullivan, who joined Santa Clara July 1. The place was made to enable advance recognition of Santa Clara College and attract Broncos, partners, and collaborators in its subsequent period of progress. 

“I am thrilled to welcome Lawrence to Santa Clara College and our management staff,” claimed Sullivan. “He’s a proven builder of hugely successful teams and applications, and his amazing marketing and communications expertise will elevate our perform to interact many others in our distinctively Jesuit, Catholic schooling. His inclusive style, ‘we’ mentality, and purely natural curiosity will show useful as we go on to join our stakeholders with the trajectory of our world-class college.”

Lokman earned his bachelor’s degree in intercontinental relations from the Hebrew College of Jerusalem, Israel. He is a member of The Arthur W. Page Modern society, an affiliation of chief communications officers who seek to enrich and improve their occupation, and formerly served on several nonprofit boards targeted on entry to overall health treatment and baby and family solutions. 

The determination to propose Lawrence next an substantial countrywide look for was unanimous, claimed Jim Lyons, vice president for college relations and research committee chair.

“Lawrence’s spectacular monitor report in equally academia and industry make him an specially powerful prospect,” reported Lyons. “Having worked in intricate, matrixed companies, Lawrence uniquely understands the significance of trust and collaboration in uniting an entire local community behind a exclusive eyesight and voice. He will be an fantastic addition to our leadership and marketing and advertising and conversation teams, and I be part of our whole lookup committee in welcoming him to Santa Clara College.”

Santa Clara University’s exclusive instructional model, values, background, and aspirations inspire me, as does the palpable feeling of neighborhood that has been apparent during the process,” claimed Lokman. “It is a privilege to be part of this sort of a devoted and gifted leadership group. I want to thank President Sullivan and the lookup committee for this option to aid continue making recognition and guidance for this fantastic establishment. I can’t wait around to begin.”  

About Santa Clara University
Launched in 1851, Santa Clara University sits in the heart of Silicon Valley—the world’s most innovative and entrepreneurial region. The University’s stunningly landscaped 106-acre campus is household to the historic Mission Santa Clara de Asís. Ranked among the top rated 15 percent of countrywide universities by U.S. News & Entire world Report, SCU has among the very best 4-12 months graduation premiums in the country and is rated by PayScale in the best 1 % of universities with the maximum-paid graduates. SCU has produced elite ranges of Fulbright Scholars as effectively as 4 Rhodes Scholars. With undergraduate applications in arts and sciences, enterprise, and engineering, and graduate programs in six disciplines, the curriculum blends substantial-tech innovation with social consciousness grounded in the tradition of Jesuit, Catholic schooling. For additional info see www.scu.edu

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