Duane BeesonDirector of Public Relations
Duane Beeson is Northwestern's primary media contact in his role as director of public relations. He joined the college's staff in 1986 after serving as the coordinator of broadcast relations at Indiana State University and working as a radio reporter and DJ in Indiana. He is a graduate of Taylor University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in mass communications, and he holds an associate's degree in broadcasting from Vincennes University.
In addition to overseeing Northwestern's media relations efforts, Beeson serves as editor of the college's alumni magazine, coordinates NWC advertising, leads the institution's social media efforts, and directs an award-winning staff responsible for college publications and Northwestern's website. In 2011 Beeson received Northwestern's Staff Inspirational Service Award.