UWindsor alumna Renée Trombley (BA 2003) will take up an appointment as executive director of Public Affairs and Communications effective Feb. 22, Vincent Georgie, acting associate vice-president, external, announced Thursday.
Trombley will succeed John Coleman, retiring after having served six years as PAC director.
She comes to the University from the County of Essex, where she worked for the past five years as the manager, communications and organizational development.
Dr. Georgie called Trombley an acknowledged team builder.
“She brings with her significant public sector leadership experience and very strong interpersonal skills,” he said. “Her experience in communications, marketing, and public relations is robust and will fulfill our wide and ever-evolving needs. She is a poised, highly capable and quality-focused professional.”