Kamrhan Farwell named vice chancellor of communications

Pricey Carolina Group,

I am writing to enthusiastically announce that Kamrhan Farwell, vice chancellor and main marketing and advertising and communications officer at the College of Missouri, has been named Carolina’s upcoming vice chancellor of communications, powerful Sept. 26. A hugely highly regarded chief, Farwell brings intensive expertise to this purpose, most recently major a 120-individual communications crew at the flagship campus regarded as Mizzou, as nicely as the College of Missouri Process.

For the past 4 yrs, Farwell has led all institutional communications, which includes thorough marketing and advertising and media procedures that have helped rebuild and bolster the University of Missouri’s status. All through her tenure, freshman enrollment enhanced by 30 percent, the institution celebrated its initial Nobel Prize and legislative assistance grew in 2022 by the greatest share in 35 many years.

Groups under her leadership at Mizzou incorporate govt communications, media relations, difficulties management, emergency communications, print and electronic publications, marketing and advertising, trademark and branding, gatherings, website expert services, inner communications, social media, pictures and videography, and strategic promoting and communications. A trusted adviser, Farwell offers counsel on govt method, like guidance to the procedure president, college chancellor and system Board of Curators. In addition, she has a dotted-line reporting marriage with communications vice chancellors at three other investigation universities in the Missouri Procedure as effectively as communications leaders of the health treatment process and athletics office.

Colleagues at other top universities benefit Farwell’s deep experience. She was not long ago chosen to be a part of the American Association of University’s General public Affairs Network Steering Committee and has served on the govt committee for the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Council for Strategic Communications because 2019.

Prior to joining the University of Missouri, Farwell served for two many years as assistant vice chancellor for communications at the College of Pittsburgh and 5 many years as government editor at the University of Texas at Dallas. Right before her get the job done in greater education and learning, Farwell used practically 20 decades as a journalist in California and Texas, where she led instruction protection for a ten years at the Dallas Early morning News. She gained a bachelor of arts in communications from California Condition University, Fullerton.

Farwell joins a solid and vibrant crew of gifted professionals in College Communications that promote Carolina’s good perform just about every day when taking care of a assortment of sophisticated issues facing the establishment and the higher education landscape. I want to categorical my gratitude to Beth Keith and Tanya Moore for their regular leadership over the previous year as interim vice chancellors.

I also thank the look for committee, chaired by Don Baer, senior lover at The Brunswick Group, and Amy Locklear Hertel, govt vice provost, for their diligent get the job done in identifying various primary candidates for this vital part.

I am assured that Farwell’s depth and breadth of knowledge make her properly positioned to direct the University Communications team into the subsequent era. You should sign up for me in supplying your congratulations and welcoming Kamrhan to Carolina.


Kevin M. Guskiewicz