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Data Faculty

Our faculty are CEOs, CMOs and industry leaders from across the country who have contributed their expertise to help develop programs and courses. They bring their real marketing communications experience into your virtual classroom.

Dan Dipiazzo

Dan Dipiazzo

Chief marketing officer with 30 years’ experience

Lead Instructor - Data Marketing Communications Program
Teaches DMC 660 - Introduction to DMC and DMC 662 - Message Customization

Dan Dipiazzo is an accomplished professional with more than 30 years of experience in marketing, public relations and journalism.

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Susan Emerick

Susan Emerick

Principal and Founder of Brands Rising

Teaches DMC 664 - Social Media Optimization

Susan Emerick is principal and founder of Brands Rising, where she works with Fortune 100 companies, providing expertise in strategy, engagement and measurement methods.

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Dennis Flynn

Dennis Flynn

Senior Partner at B2P Partners

Teaches DMC 672 - Campaign Planning and Programmatic Media Buying

Dennis Flynn is a global brand builder and an international corporate communication, marketing and PR executive and author with over 20 years of experience in B2B and B2C sectors, having worked in various senior level positions in client-side, agency and entrepreneurial environments.

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Molly Gilmore

Molly Gilmore

Owner of Blue Genes Media

Teaches DMC 671 - User Experience Platforms



Molly Gilmore is the owner of Blue Genes Media, a consulting business in the New York City area focused on user experience design and product development.

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Cyndi Greenglass

Cyndi Greenglass

Founding Partner and Senior Vice President Strategic Solutions at Diamond Communication Solutions



2018 Alexia Vanides Online Teaching Award Recipient

Cyndi W. Greenglass is a founding partner and Senior Vice President Strategic Solutions at  Diamond Communication Solutions, a data driven communications firm specializing in Healthcare, Financial Services and direct response solutions. 

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Tzeitel Haviland

Tzeitel Haviland

Media Manager at Verizon

Teaches DMC 672 - Campaign Planning & Programmatic Media Buying

Tzeitel Haviland is a media manager with nearly 20 years of experience spanning traditional paid media outlets to the ever-changing data marketing landscape.

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Jennifer Wehr Holt

Jennifer Wehr Holt

Professor, Marketing and Nutrition Consultant

Teaches DMC 661 - Audience Segmentation



Jennifer Wehr Holt is a tenured Marketing professional with over 25 years of direct industry experience encompassing all aspects of the field in the Cincinnati, OH area.

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Keli Jacobi

Consultant for Small Businesses

Teaches DMC 660 - Introduction to Data Marketing Communications

Keli Jacobi is an award-winning professional with experience leading higher education marketing and communications teams, managing projects and content across platforms, as well as making data-informed decisions.

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Michael Lynch

Michael Lynch

Marketing Professional with over 20 years of experience

Teaches DMC 674 - Messaging for Customer Relationship Management

2019 Alexia Vanides Online Teaching Award Recipient

Dr. Michael Lynch is a marketing professional with over 20 years of experience in the gaming and hospitality industries.

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Neelesh Varde

Neelesh Varde

Global Product Manager at Roquette

Teaches DMC 663 - Brand Data Collection and Visualization and IMC 623 - Global Brand Communication

Dr. Neelesh Varde is a Global Product Manager at Roquette and an adjunct instructor for both the WVU IMC and Data Marketing Communications programs. He is the developer and current instructor of the IMC Global Brand Communication Course and the DMC Data Visualization course.

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Josh Wilson

Josh Wilson

Vice President of Marketing for Whitefish Credit Union

Teaches DMC 673 - Campaign Metrics and Assessment

Josh Wilson is an award-winning marketing professional with more than 10 years of experience in financial institutions and government. He is passionate about combining data-driven marketing strategies with authentic content to provide measurable success.

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