Director of Strategic Communications


Born and raised in Carrollton, Ga., Colton Campbell has always been a writer. After graduating with a degree in journalism from Auburn University in 2011, he served for more than five years in the trenches of print journalism before starting a career as communications specialist in higher education. In his current role at the University of West Georgia as Director of Strategic Communications, Colton develops and manages a comprehensive communications strategy for the university, while also leading the daily activities of the UCM communications team. In his spare time, he enjoys reading through Stephen King’s bibliography, playing board games with his wife and taking care of their daughter and two dogs.

Education / Degrees

  • B.A., Journalism, Auburn University, 2011