GSU hires new public relations director

Vanessa Littleton has been named director of Public Relations forGrambling State University.

She attended the University of Central Florida, where she was a McKnight Fellow and a doctoral candidate in Public Affairs.Littleton will serve as the official spokesperson for Grambling State Universityand she will assist in developing communication and marketing strategies for GSU.

Prior to pursuing her doctoral degree, Littleton was director of community relations for the Covenant House, a homeless shelter for runaway youth in Orlando, Fla.

Littleton holds a bachelor of science degree in nursing from Northwestern State University and a masters of public administration from Louisiana State University.