Jaime Hunt

Position: Chief Communications and Marketing Officer Department: Office of Integrated Marketing Communications

Contact Info

Office: Blair Hall 201 Phone: 336-750-8764

Biography

Transformation has been a hallmark of Jaime Hunt’s career. In her 14 years working in higher education, Jaime has been part of three university rebrandings and in the development of an integrated marketing communications model at two institutions.

Since coming on board as the chief communications officer at Winston-Salem State University in 2015, she created the Office of Integrated Marketing Communications and led the roll out of a new university logo, a new athletics logo, and new brand messaging. Prior to her current role, Jaime served in marketing and media relations roles at Radford University, the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, and Northwestern Health Sciences University. Her background also includes five years as a print journalist and three years working for nonprofits and in nonprofit consulting.

Throughout her career, Jaime has been a highly visible leader with volunteer service for a number of professional organizations. She is on the Board of Directors for the College News Association of the Carolinas and is the co-founder of the College Communicators of North Carolina. She has presented at regional, national, and international conferences on a wide range of marketing communications topics. Her work has earned 25 industry awards.

Jaime holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota and a master's degree in integrated marketing communications from West Virginia University. She and her husband, who also works in higher education communications, reside in Kernersville, N.C., with their two dogs.

Educational Background

  • BS, University of Minnesota, Journalism
  • MS, West Virginia University, Integrated Marketing Communications