Antia Dawkins
Antia Dawkins

Name: Antia Dawkins

New Position: Johnson C. Smith University, assistant director of marketing in Department of University Communications and Marketing.

Job Duties: responsible for planning and implementing University branding and marketing strategies, as well as managing publications, social media, digital communications and campus photography. She also coordinates the department’s role in campus and athletic events.

Previous job: marketing manager of Lancaster Corp. in Spartanburg, S.C.

Other Employment: South Carolina State University, July 2008 to November 2014, Department of External Affairs and Communications. Served as the public relations specialist and was later promoted to assistant director of public relations.

Hometown: Spartanburg, S.C.

Education: Claflin University, Bachelor of Arts in communications and Master of Business Administration with concentration in marketing.

Enjoys: traveling, networking and serving the greater community
Membership: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Quote: “I am a product of an HBCU. I’m grateful for the opportunity to showcase all of the wonderful achievements that are happening at JCSU. I understand how important it is to mold and mentor students during their matriculation at a university. It is my duty to help hone JCSU students’ gifts and talents, and prepare them to be leaders in the world.”

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