Public Relations Director, College of Public Health and Health Professions
Jill Pease is the public relations director for the UF College of Public Health and Health Professions. She is responsible for developing public relations and communications strategies to promote the college’s education, research and service activities. Before joining the college in 2001, she held public relations and marketing positions at an academic medical center in Ohio and a tertiary care hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. She received a bachelor’s degree in English from Central College in Iowa.
Produce college publications, including alumni newsletters, biennial reports, fundraising materials and brochures. Write news releases, pitch story ideas and respond to media inquiries. Contribute content for HSC publications. Manage aspects of special events including photography, programs and publicity. Communications support for the college’s centers and nine departments: behavioral science and community health; biostatistics; clinical and health psychology; environmental and global health; epidemiology; health services research, management and policy; occupational therapy; physical therapy; and speech, language, and hearing sciences.