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Karen R. Axelrad

Communication Content Specialist


School of Education and Health Sciences: Office of the Dean


Email: Karen Axelrad
Phone: 937-229-3029
Raymond L. Fitz Hall, Room 618V


Karen manages all communications work for the School of Education and Health Sciences, including:

  • SEHS pages on UD website
  • SEHS FacebookTwitter & Instagram accounts
  • Designing and editing internal & external marketing pieces (brochures, flyers, digital signage, e-newsletter, etc.) for SEHS events and programs
  • Photographing SEHS events, employees and students for digital and print use
  • Assisting with event planning & promotion

Karen comes to the University of Dayton with more than 13 years of journalism, communications and graphic design experience, including work for Dayton Daily News, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Palm Beach Post, Austin American-Statesman, Battle Creek Enquirer and Daytona Beach News-Journal.


  • B.S. in News, Kent State University (marketing minor)


  • Digital Marketing, Google Digital Garage, May 2020 (no expiration date)

Professional Activities

  • Designers Collaborative, University of Dayton
  • MarComm Collaborative, University of Dayton
  • Social Media Managers, University of Dayton