Meet the CAPE Team

  • The CAPE team is responsible for the strategic and ongoing marketing and communication of WESD schools, students and staff. Communication planning, marketing, public engagement, digital communication, media relations, crisis communication and recognition are primary areas of focus of the department. The mission of the CAPE Department is to acknowledge the accomplishments of WESD schools, programs and staff and communicate those accomplishments to our diverse population utilizing traditional and digital communication methods. Additionally, the department actively pursues community, business and faith-based partnerships to support the District's mission.

    The CAPE team is (l to r): Marian Grgurich, graphics specialist; Nicole Rodriguez, communications coordinator; and Pam Horton, director.

    CAPE Team

     

     Who to call: 

    COMMUNICATIONS AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT

    Ext.

    Pam Horton

    Director of CAPE

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    • Community/Business Partners
    • Media Requests
    • Crisis Communication – advisories/outdials/texting
    • Recognition Events – Employee and student
    • Special events – food drive, United Way, Read Across America
    • Back-up for web/social media

    Marian Grgurich

    Graphic Specialist

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    • Design/create special publications, programs, banners, etc.
    • Design/create logos and collateral materials, e.g. letterhead, newsletter mastheads, business cards
    • Digital and printed graphics

    Nicole Rodriguez

    Communications Coordinator

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    • Social Media – District and School
    • Web Sites – District and School
    • Press Releases
    • Special Communications
    • Awards Writing
    • Back-up for media and crisis communications