The University of Southern Mississippi's Department of Marketing
and Public Relations added a new member to its team this year and
added duties for several current employees in an effort to serve
the university at full strength.
has been named university proofreader for Southern Miss. A native
of Guntown, Wade graduated from Baldwyn High School in Baldwyn and
has a bachelor's degree in English and is working toward a master's
degree at Southern Miss. She taught high school for two years before
returning to begin graduate school. Since then, she's tutored at
the Writing Center, taught composition and grammar courses as a
graduate assistant and adjunct faculty member, and, most recently,
worked as an editor in the Center for Oral History and Cultural
to working as the university proofreader, she's working on her master's
thesis in literature.
position is a good opportunity for me to implement the lessons and
valuable skills I've learned and taught at Southern Miss,"
Wade said. "I look forward to the experience."
Public Relations Director Lisa S. Mader says Wade complements the
department. "Markeda is very bright and talented," she
said. "We know she'll fit right in because of her previous
experience working at the university. We welcome her and know she'll
do a great job."
proofreader Angela H. Cutrer has been named an assistant director
for news and marketing with the department. Cutrer, who hails from
Osyka is a graduate of South Pike High School in Magnolia, Southwest
Mississippi Community College in Summit, and Southern Miss, where
she earned a double bachelor's degree in English and journalism.
She will finish studies for a master's degree in mass communication
at Southern Miss this summer. Cutrer has been with the university
has been named marketing and financial affairs manager. She is a
graduate of West Lauderdale High School in Collinsville, Meridian
Community College, and earned a bachelor's degree in public relations
from Southern Miss. She will complete studies on a master's degree
in mass communication this summer. She has been with the university
of Hattiesburg has been named an assistant director for news and
marketing. He graduated from Hattiesburg High School and received
a bachelor's degree in English and a graduate degree in political
science from Southern Miss. He has been with the university since
of Columbus, Ohio, and Palo Alto, Calif., joined the Marketing and
Public Relations staff in January 2002 as an editorial assistant.
She is now employed as the Web developer. Watson graduated from
Marlboro College in Vermont, where she earned a bachelor's degree
in English with a double minor in psychology and theater. She attended
graduate school for directing for theater at San Francisco State
the department is Assistant Proofreader Nova Corley, Editorial Assistant
Landy Laird, Assistant Director for News and Marketing Christopher
Mapp, Media Productions Manager Stephen Rouse, Marketing and Public
Relations Assistant Leigh Anne Wilson and Licensing Specialist Gene