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Here in Web Communications, we are lucky to have the right mix of dream-it-up and get-r-done. We're friendly. We're creative. We're productive. And we love working with you. So don't hesitate to contact us at webcomm@winona.edu with your questions and ideas.

Mollee Sheehan

Mollee Sheehan
Director of Web Communications

A true believer in the power of collaboration, Mollee enjoys analyzing, strategizing and hashing through ideas together.

She is excited to be part of the movement on campus that is working to utilize web communications to share our experiences and knowledge, and to strengthen our sense of community.

Contact Mollee at msheehan@winona.edu.

Sarah Delano Marketing & Communications

Sarah Delano
Marketing & Communications Specialist

Do what you love and love what you do. Sarah is a digital aficionado who thrives on bringing big ideas to life. She enjoys the power of collaboration and finding creative solutions to difficult situations.

Sarah’s strategic approach integrates audience, analytics, and search engine optimization to deliver an engaging online experience. We think she’s pretty great, in fact she was once quoted as being “a personal trainer for websites.” She loves what she does and is proud to be a Warrior once again.  

Contact Sarah at sdelano@winona.edu.

Elizabeth Meinders
Web Content Specialist

When it comes to web, content is still king. Of course, with degrees in English and Public Relations, Elizabeth may be a bit biased in the content vs. design debate. In any case, she believes that clear communication is as essential today as it was in the pre-Internet era and as it will be in the next stage of web evolution. She is ready to help you craft meaningful messages that connect to your intended audiences using the latest tools in web and social media.

Contact Elizabeth at emeinders@winona.edu.

Cassie Douglas

Cassie Douglas
Grammar Goddess

Cassie is our passionate web proofreader. She never lets a grammar mistake get by her watchful eye. She is an English major with a writing emphasis and is minoring in Applied and Professional Writing and Psychology. Cassie aspires to be an editor or publisher and a novelist on the side. You'd most likely find her reading in a cozy coffee shop or watching Disney movies. Joining this team allows Cassie to practice her editing and English skills.  

Contact Cassie at cdouglas13@winona.edu.  

Sam Boudreau Portrait

Sam Boudreau
Code Crackerjack

Sam is a technology buff. He is a Computer Science major with a minor in Mass Communication. You will probably find Sam outside, either exploring Winona County’s trout streams or tinkering with his car. Sam enjoys Web Comm because it allows him to blend creativity with his technical skills to bring new innovative ideas to life. Sam aspires to one day be a Software Engineer.
 

Contact Sam at sboudreau16@winona.edu

Mackenzie Sloan

Mackenzie Sloan
Social Media Meister

Mackenzie is passionate about all things social media. She is majoring in Mass Communication Advertising and minoring in Intercultural Communication. She efficiently takes on new challenges and is able to bring a different outlook on the situation. She enjoys Web Comm because it drives her to look for creative ways to communicate a message.
Samantha Johnson Portrait

Samantha Johnson
Multi Media Maven

Samantha loves the way social media can speak to students at WSU. She is a mass communication Public Relations major with a Marketing minor. Sami’s willingness to take on new challenges serves as a great asset to the Web Comm team. Sami is excited to expand her knowledge of communication and gain valuable experience from the Web Comm team.

Contact Samantha at sjjohnson14@winona.edu

Michael Pelley Portrait

Michael Pelley
Audio Architect

Michael believes power is found in the people. He is a Public Relations major with an Arts Administration minor who is set on bringing his artistic experience and public relations savvy to the Web Comm team. Michael has a true passion for the art of communication, and has set his eyes on working internationally after graduation. Joining the Web Comm team has allowed him to nurture his skills while becoming a more diverse public communicator for his future career.

Contact Michael at mpelley11@winona.edu

WebCom Hall of Fame - Past WebCom Students

Jake Schwarzinger

Jake Schwarzinger '12
Web Designer and Social Media Coordinator - Housing & Residential Life, University of Minnesota

Jake is the guy you want sitting in on your brainstorming sessions. He's got a real gift for turning creative lightning bolts into practical web solutions. He's especially keen at creating interactive web tools that help the campus community understand and use the web. He graduated with a Mass Comm: Broadcasting major, minoring in Computer Science, so he has expertise from both the communication and technology worlds; he marries the two seamlessly. We were lucky to have him on our team for three years and know he'll do big things in the future. 
Linzey Sarreal

Linzey Sarreal ‘13
Senior Account Executive, BBDO Minneapolis

Oh to try and fill Linzey’s shoes….
Linzey worked at Web Communications from the office’s early days and helped make it into what it is today. She graduated from WSU with a degree in Mass Comm: Advertising with a minor in Marketing and is putting it to use at BBDO Proximity, an advertising agency in Downtown Minneapolis. Linzey says she loves her new job and uses the skills she honed at Web Comm everyday. There is no doubt her blossoming creativity, industry insights and the positivity she brings into the work place will bring big things her way.

Elizabeth Ortiz '14
Account Manager, Asia Pacific Digital - Sydney, Australia

Liz's addiction to, err, enthusiasm for social media like Tumblr, Twitter, Pinterest, and blogging, means she was right at home here in Web Comm. Liz graduated with degrees in both Spanish and Communications Studies, and when she isn't busy planning her next trip to Budapest or Tokyo, she enjoys naps, Snapchat and updating her own personal blog. After graduating, she hopes to work in public relations for a non-profit so she can continue to live WSU's mission of "improving our world."

 

 

Katlyn Plourde '14
Tactical Engagement Planner, Carmichael Lynch

Katlyn is quick learning, has got an attention for detail and a knack for creativity and that made her an invaluable asset to the Web Communications office. She has a love for all forms of social media as well as working in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign. She graduated with a Marketing degree in the spring of 2014. After graduation, she hopes to move back to the Twin cities and find a job in web or digital communications.

 Mariah Mrotek

Mariah Mrotek '17
Marketing Specialist, Tulip Tree Studios

As the first Social Media Content Manager, Mariah helped the Web Comm team flourish and prosper in the realm of content management. The commencement speaker for her class, Mariah graduated from WSU with a degree in Mass Comm: Advertising and a minor in English writing. She is putting her talents to work at an agency in downtown Rochester, MN. Mariah is incredibly grateful for her time spent in Web Comm because it has allowed her to acquire a skillset to bring to the industry she loves.

Zach Spanton

Zach Spanton '17
Creative Strategist, Metre

Zach Spanton is a man of many talents, and he certainly brought them along during his time in WebComm. He recently graduated with a Mass Communications: Public Relations degree along with a Computer Science minor. Zach began working for Metre agency in La Crosse as an intern in June 2016, and he now works as the Creative Strategist in their Minneapolis office.

(Photo credit: Ka Vang '17, another talented WSU alum.)