Michael Garlich earned a bachelor's degree in journalism with a specialization in advertising from the University of Missouri School of Journalism and has more than 20 years of experience in communications, public relations and marketing. He joined the College as Director of Community Relations and Marketing in 2001 and was named Associate Vice President of College Relations and Marketing in 2005.
As Associate VP, Garlich is the College's chief communications, marketing and external relations officer and serves as the communication liaison between the Executive Team and college constituents. He also communicates, facilitates and provides counsel on collegewide initiatives that encompass multi-divisional areas. Garlich's other responsibilities include the development and implementation of Seminole State's strategic marketing plan; directing all creative conceptualizations and marketing messages emanating from the College; leading Seminole State's in-house advertising and marketing operations; advising the President and other College leaders; and proactively maintaining and enhancing Seminole State's presence throughout Seminole County and Central Florida.
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Sanford, Florida 32773-6199