Deidra Hill Appointed VP of Marketing and Communications at Alvernia University in Reading, PA

By TNJ Staff | 4/20/2017, midnight

Deidra Hill

Deidra Hill

Reading, PA--Deidra Hill was appointed vice president of marketing and communications at Alvernia University in Reading, Pennsylvania.

Hill's extensive background includes nearly two decades of achievement in a variety of higher educational institutions, most recently as vice president for communications and marketing at City College, in New York.

Prior to that, she was director of marketing and creative services at Prince George's Community College (PGCC), in Largo, Md., a diverse, multicultural institution. At PGCC, Hill led efforts to advance the institution as one of the area's top choices for higher education and workforce training. About half of PGCC's 44,000 students are non-degree, pursuing licenses, certificates and workforce development. Her creative efforts have won numerous awards and citations including a number of Medallion Awards for excellence in communications and marketing campaigns, in 2012.

Hill is a graduate of South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, where she majored in English. She holds a master’s degree in journalism and public affairs from American University in Washington, D.C., and an educational doctorate from Morgan State University in Baltimore.