Communications and MarketingMeet the Team
Al Moran, Vice President
Al came to TCC in 2014 from Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio, where he served as vice president for marketing and communications from 2008 to 2013. Previously Al was the vice president of college relations (1997 to 2008) and director of college relations (1990 to 1997) at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. He has also served as chair of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) 2013 Conference for Community College Advancement and is a member of the CASE Center for Community College Advancement Advisory Committee, a 12-member national group appointed to three-year terms. As vice president of communications and marketing, Al leads the TCC Office of Communications and Marketing to promote the College’s brand through media relations, social media, advertising, publications and multimedia.
Amanda Clements, Director of Strategic Communications
Amanda Clements, native Tallahasseean and graduate of Florida State University, joined the Office of Communications and Marketing in 2021. As Director of Strategic Communications, she is responsible for College-wide communications, media relations, and community relations. Her career has included positions at Cumulus Broadcasting, VISIT FLORIDA, United Way of the Big Bend, and Coton Colors. She is a graduate of Leadership Tallahassee and a past president of the Junior League of Tallahassee. Amanda has a special place in her heart for TCC, as her parents met here.
Lauren Schoenberger, Director of Integrated Marketing
Lauren joined the TCC team in 2020 as Director of Integrated Marketing after serving as the Marketing Director for Florida State University International Programs. Lauren has a strong background in marketing and leadership and brings with her extensive experience in integrated approaches to marketing. Lauren has a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, a master’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communication and a doctorate in Educational Leadership and Policy, all from Florida State University.
Alycia Malicz, Graphic Design and Brand Coordinator
Alycia joined the Office of Communications and Marketing in 2007. Alycia holds a bachelor's degree in Studio Art from Florida State University and an associate degree in Graphic Design from TCC. Alycia works with customers across the campus to develop engaging and effective digital and print materials to tell the story of the College and promote its programs.
Vacant, Media Production Coordinator
Kenyon Roberts, Media Specialist
After earning certification in video production from Lively Technical Center, Kenyon came to TCC in 2016. He spent over 10 years working in local news as a videographer for ABC 27, WCTV and the Florida Channel. At TCC Kenyon works on the TCC Report as well a numerous production both on and off campus.
Ayanna Young, Media Relations Specialist
Ayanna joined the Office of Communications and Marketing in 2019. She writes news releases, prepares information for the media and maintains the College's brand while highlighting the achievements of students, faculty and staff. Ayanna began her career as a Reporter/Associate Producer at a news station in Tallahassee. She has covered a number of news events including many Florida Legislative Sessions, Hurricane Michael recovery efforts in Florida's panhandle and vigils held for the Pulse nightclub shooting victims. Ayanna is from West Palm Beach, Fla. She graduated from Florida A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism and minor in Public Administration.
Lauren Bradley, Social Media and Digital Content Specialist
Lauren joined the Office of Communications and Marketing in 2021. As an honors graduate from Flagler College, she holds a degree in Strategic Communications, as well as a minor in Marketing, with a specialized focus on Digital Communications and PR. With her experience and expertise, Lauren looks forward to contributing her knowledge to the team in her position as a Digital Communications Specialist at TCC.
Carson Felder, Digital Communications Specialist
Carson, a web designer and developer, joined the Communications and Marketing team in 2021. She is a TCC alumni that also graduated summa cum laude from The University of Florida with a bachelor's degree in Advertising with a Specialization in Persuasive Messaging. She is currently working towards a Master of Arts in Mass Communication with a specialization in Web Design, also from The University of Florida.
Elton Burgest, Graphic Designer
Elton is a Graphic Designer in the Marketing and Communications department. He designs various flyers and forms from departments that range from Workforce Development to Student Life. He started designing when he was in high school but also started his art career when he Graduated from Florida State University with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts. Elton looks at design with not only technical skills, but with the eyes of an artist. Although he has a degree he’s always a student, learning how to be a better designer each day. He’s very passionate about finding ways to improve in any area he can. The saying goes “if you do what you love you never work a day in your life” but for him doing what he loves is a lot of work that is both fulfilling yet challenging; that’s why he wanted to be a designer in the first place.
Vacant, Office Manager