Hiram College
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Elyse Pitkin

Communication Manager

Elyse Pitkin is the Communication Manager in the Office of Strategic Marketing and Media Relations. She graduated from Ursuline College in 2018 where she received her Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Media and Language and a minor in Public Relations and Communications. Prior to working for Hiram College, Elyse worked as a Community Membership Executive for the Girl Scouts of North East Ohio and as a Reporter for Gazette Newspapers.


Bachelor of Arts, English with Media and Language Concentration, Ursuline College

Fun Facts

  • She is a band geek and can play the oboe, saxophone, piano, and the clarinet.
  • She was the Gonzaga Award Recipient from her alma mater in 2018.
  • She enjoys weightlifting, drinking wine, and reading with her cat.
  • She is a Gryffindor.
  • She is working on writing a fantasy trilogy that she hopes to publish.
  • If stranded on a deserted island, the three books she would bring would be Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, and Pet Cemetery by Stephen King.