Laura Reed is the marketing coordinator for Unity College.
Laura has worked in higher education for the past 15 years, serving as Assistant Athletic Director for Public Relations at the University of Maine the past seven years, where she handled media relations and marketing tasks including a Blue Sky Implementation Team charged with embracing a culture of excellence, an athletics engagement committee tasked to market and promote UMaine athletics, and duties as spokeswoman for its Division I athletics. She also has overseen creation of brochures, media guides and other publications, the University of Maine athletics department website, and created and implemented a social media plan for the department.
Laura currently lives in Old Town but is a third-generation Unity native who was born and raised on Main Street in Unity. “Unity is, and always will be, my home,” she said.
As marketing coordinator, Laura will work from the Unity College Center for the Performing Arts to coordinate and execute events and programs that generate revenue for the college. She also will provide general support for marketing and event planning through conferencing, meeting, and space scheduling; and is charged to enhance the college’s image through marketing and community relations.