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
Office:  109 McLaurin Hall   
Phone:  803/323-2399


College of Visual and Performing Arts

Faculty & Staff Profiles

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, SC, Whitney graduated from Winthrop in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Marketing Communication.  During her time 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.

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