Dear University Community:
It is my great pleasure to announce the appointment of Nancy E.
Paton as Vice President for Communications at the University at
Buffalo. Her appointment is effective November 11,
As Vice President for Communications, Nancy Paton will provide
critical leadership in advancing the university’s vision for
further establishing UB in the ranks of the world’s great
research universities. Telling UB’s story effectively
to a broad range of university constituencies—both inside and
outside the university—is essential to realizing this
vision A nationally recognized communications strategist,
Nancy has an extensive executive-level background in communications
and marketing. Her record of innovation and expertise in
strategic planning will help develop and guide an overarching
communications strategy to support university goals, build a strong
and resonant institutional brand, and give us a competitive edge to
continue to recruit more of the world’s best faculty, staff,
and students to our community.
Nancy emerged as the best qualified candidate from exceptional
candidate pool in highly competitive national search. I
invite you to view the full announcements about
this appointment here.
Nancy is joining UB at a very exciting time of momentum and
progress for our university and the broader communities we
serve. I am delighted to introduce her as the newest member
of our senior leadership team. Please join me in welcoming
Nancy to our university community.
Satish K. Tripathi