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As a graduate of the Defense Information School, you can transfer some credits into West Virginia University's M.S. in Integrated Marketing Communications program, allowing you to earn a master's degree completely online quicker and cheaper.

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DINFOS faculty

Kevin Beatty

Kevin Beatty

Marketing Executive, B2B Technology Industry

Teaches DMC 673 Campaign Metrics and Assessment

Kevin Beatty is a versatile marketing leader with over 20 years of B2B and technology industry experience leading teams in Fortune 500 companies and small-to-medium businesses in the areas of marketing and brand strategy, product marketing and management, channel management, and training. His experience also includes international marketing and business development in over 20 countries.

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Mitchell Friedman

Mitchell Friedman

Senior Lecturer

Teaches IMC 636 Campaigns (Provided Client)

Mitchell Friedman, EdD, APR develops people. Known as an enthusiastic, energetic, and insightful educator and consultant, he relishes opportunities to help others to develop their skills and abilities on the path to achieving their full potential.

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Cyndi Greenglass

Cyndi Greenglass

President at Livingston Strategies

Teaches DMC 680 Data Marketing Communications Campaigns and IMC 611 Marketing Research and Analysis

2018 Alexia Vanides Online Teaching Award Recipient
Cyndi W. Greenglass is a founding partner and president at  Livingston Strategies, a data-informed, strategic consulting firm that helps clients develop, execute, and measure their customer communications with a close focus on results.

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Karen Naumann

Karen Naumann

Senior Instructor at the U.S. Department of Defense’s Information School

Teaches IMC 631 Crisis Communication  

Karen Naumann, APR, PMP is a senior Instructor at the U.S. Department of Defense Information School, where she trains public affairs officers for the United States' fleet and field.

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Will Oechsler

Will Oechsler

Strategic Business Executive

Teaches IMC 612 Audience Insight

Will Oechsler is the senior vice president of U.S. operations for Our Daily Bread Ministries headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI. In this role, he oversees all domestic publishing, media, marketing, strategic partnerships, outreach, and customer experiences. He also serves on the global executive team for this 75-year-old nonprofit that operates in 150 countries worldwide.

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Kristi Hansen Onkka

Kristi Hansen Onkka

Healthcare Marketing Consultant, Educator and Speaker

Teaches IMC 619 Emerging Media and the Market and IMC 646 Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality in IMC

An innovator of online digital experiences for both HCP and consumer/patient with more than 19 years of marketing experience.

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William Pitzer

William Pitzer

Illustrator, Designer and Writer

Teaches IMC 635 Visual Information Design and IMC 619 Emerging Media and the Market

William (Bill) Pitzer is an illustrator, designer and writer, specializing in creating compelling content for print and online media.

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Bob Sukys

Bob Sukys

Founder and Director of BrandMine

Teaches IMC 613 Brand Equity Management

2016 Alexia Vanides Online Teaching Award Recipient

As Founder and Director of BrandMine, Bob Sukys’ focus is on consulting and training practices in branding, marketing and consumer communication, and creating and managing best practices for advertising production to ensure brands achieve the best advertising at the most efficient cost.

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Ryan Wagner

Ryan Wagner

Manager of Customer Narrative at John Deere

Teaches IMC 610 Introduction to IMC

Ryan Wagner is an experienced media development, storytelling and marketing professional with more than 20 years of experience in broadcast, public relations, marketing, social/digital media, management and leadership. He is passionate about pushing the envelope, storytelling, team leadership and development. Wagner prides himself on doing whatever it takes to create stories that engage and connect with consumers at all levels of the customer journey. This strategy and connection is what fuels his passion.

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