Manager, Communications

University of British Columbia

Terry Lavender has over 20 years’ experience as a communicator, mostly in the field of higher education.

Since 2016, he has been manager, communications for University of British Columbia President Santa J. Ono, where he juggles social media, speeches, videos, blogs, podcasts and more.

He has also worked at the University of Toronto, University of Western Ontario and Simon Fraser University.

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Writing for Santa

Today, university leaders are expected to be active on social media. Whether they handle their own accounts or expect you to do it for them, it's still your job to keep them out of trouble and on message....

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