University Communications builds positive relationships between NC State University and its many constituents through strategic internal and external communications that convey the university’s brand identity. Our administrative team performs the behind-the-scenes tasks that make University Communications function seamlessly and efficiently.

What We Do

  • Strategic vision and oversight
    The chief communications officer provides strategic direction and vision for University Communications.
  • Human resources
    We assist with all human resources functions, including hiring, performance evaluations, and tracking and reporting time.
  • Facilities and technology management
    The unit oversees the building and technology needs of University Communications, from computers and printers to door locks and office space.
  • Financial and budget operations
    Payment, billing, budgeting, and tracking and allocating resources are part of this team’s core responsibilities.


Brad Bohlander
Associate Vice Chancellor for University Communications
Serves as the university’s chief communications officer and leads the University Communications team, which includes Marketing Communications, University Relations, University Special Events, Development Communications and Stewardship, and Administration.
Phone: 919-515-7373

Michelle Seigler
Business Officer
Serves as the departmental operations manager. Oversees human resources, finance and facilities functions for University Communications.
Phone: 919-513-3108

Miranda Drake
Administrative Specialist
Serves as administrative assistant to the associate vice chancellor and as travel coordinator for University Communications. Manages financial transactions for the executive suite and University Special Events.
Phone: 919-515-1480

Rhonda Green
Administrative Support Specialist
Serves as the departmental bookkeeper and manages all financial transactions for University Communications.
Phone: 919-513-3112

Ramona Herring
Administrative Secretary II
Serves as administrative assistant to the operations manager and is responsible for facilities and human resources processes and procedures.
Phone: 919-513-3107