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Steve Jones

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Communications Manager, InTrans

PHONE

515-296-3479

EMAIL

jones@iastate.edu

AFFILIATIONS

InTrans

About Steve

Mr. Jones became the communications manager in 2015. He works with a team of professionals who provide technical communication, marketing, and public relations services and leadership for InTrans centers, programs, and partners. 

Education


  • MA, Communication, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 
  • BS, Journalism and Mass Communication, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 

Professional Experience


  • Communications Manager, Institute for Transportation, Iowa State University, 2015–present, Ames, IA
    • Manages a staff of writers, editors, web managers, student writers, and graphic designers.
    • Collaborates with InTrans and individual center directors to formulate and implement a consistent communications program
    • Develops and publishes a wide variety of effective communication materials, including websites, reports, articles, press releases, newsletters, and news stories, for many different audiences.
  • Communications Director, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Iowa State University, 2008–2015, Ames, IA
  • Communications Specialist, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Iowa State University, 2007–2008, Ames, IA
  • Communications Manager, Heartland Area Education Agency, 1999–2007, Johnston, IA
  • News Writer/Speechwriter, News Service – University Relations, Iowa State University, 1989–1999, Ames, IA
  • Assistant to the Director, Office of Public Relations, University of Northern Iowa, 1987–1989, Cedar Falls, IA
  • Director, College Relations, Wayne State College, 1984–1987, Wayne, NE
  • Sports Information Director – News Editor, Wayne State College, 1983–1984, Wayne, NE
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