Office of Communications

Eric Bumgardner

Director of University Relations - Creative Services

Eric is a 1998 graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma’s College of Fine Arts and Design. With experience in corporate and agency settings, Eric began his career in higher education as a designer and lecturer at Central College (IA), followed by art direction and teaching undergraduate design at Baylor University (TX). In 2010, Eric assumed the Creative Director position at Southwestern, where he is responsible for the systemwide integrity of the Southwestern University brand, as well as the overall creative vision of communications to internal and external audiences. He collaborates on the conceptual process/production of internal client messaging, providing support to our on-campus partners in their communications efforts; is the Managing Editor of Southwestern magazine (print and digital); and is responsible for the University’s licensing program.

Posted July 01, 2014.

Contact:

Eric Bumgardner
512-863-1770
bumgarde@southwestern.edu