Working in an integral role in raising the profile and reputation of Virginia Tech’s national and international research portfolio, Haugh leads a comprehensive, integrated communication and marketing program for internal and external communication that supports the research community and administration. She convenes communicators across campus to align research communication priorities in order to integrate high-level goals.
A Hokie, Haugh has nearly 20 years of public relations, marketing, and communication experience, including over a decade at Virginia Tech. With Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering, she advanced professionally from a marketing assistant role to director of communications, working to bolster the reputation of the university, college, and its brand. Previously she was a creative director, working in corporate communications.
Haugh graduated from Virginia Tech with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts and graphic design.