Kathryn Staats serves as the communications liaison to campus constituents, external vendors, the media and the National Alumni Board. Staats joined Lake Erie College as a graduate assistant in 2009 and then became public relations specialist. She currently responds to media requests, writes and distributes press releases and spotlight stories and carries out other duties such as advertising purchasing. Staats is lead editor of the College’s e-newsletter, "The View from Public Relations.” She also oversees the Young Alumni and Master of Business Administration Alumni programs, hosting and assisting with events and reporting to the director of alumni & community relations.
Staats holds a bachelor of science with majors in business administration and marketing and a master of business administration from Lake Erie College.