Winthrop University: CVPA Faculty and Staff Profile - Hough, Whitney

Name:  Whitney Hough
Title:  Director, CVPA Office of Communications & Community Engagement
Education:  B.S., Integrated Marketing Communication, Winthrop University
M.A., Arts Administration, Winthrop University
Office:  109 McLaurin Hall   
Phone:  803/323-2399
E-mail:  houghw@winthrop.edu 

Prior to starting at Winthrop, Whitney worked as the marketing and public relations manager at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands, TX. In this role, Whitney coordinated five educational outreach programs that impacted more than 40,000 students and families in the greater Houston area. She also managed two publications and worked closely with local media to promote the venue's nonprofit mission and events. Before being promoted to marketing and PR manager, Whitney worked as the venue's social media coordinator.

Originally from Spartanburg, South Carolina, Whitney graduated from Winthrop in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Marketing Communication and completed her master's degree in Arts Administration in 2020. During her time as an undergraduate student at Winthrop, Whitney completed internships with the Arts Council of York County and Blumenthal Performing Arts. After graduation, Whitney worked as a public relations assistant at Houston Community College Southwest and marketing assistant for Farouk Systems, Inc.

Last updated by houghw 08/27/2020

Last Updated: 8/27/20