Contact OSUIT Marketing & Communications

The Marketing & Communications staff at OSUIT is an award-winning group of consultants that can guide your marketing and outreach efforts.

For best results, contact communications@okstate.edu or call 918-293-5140.


Mailing address:
OSU Institute of Technology
Office of Marketing & Communications
1801 E. 4th Street
Okmulgee, OK 74447

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For media inquiries, contact:
Eric Covey
Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications

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For media inquiries, contact:
Eric Covey
Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications

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Eric Covey
Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications
 

Eric Covey

Eric Covey joined OSUIT in October 2013 and is the primary public relations contact for the university. From the Greater Tulsa Area, Covey has achieved multiple higher education degrees. He received an associate degree in journalism from Tulsa Community College and a bachelor’s degree in mass communications with emphasis on public relations from Northeastern State University.

He was selected as one of The Tulsa 40 under 40 by the Tulsa Business Journal and Tulsa World in 2016. He has also pursued leadership engagements by completing Leadership Okmulgee in 2016 and Leadership Bixby in 2017.

On the OSUIT campus, Covey was chosen as the 2017 recipient of the Outstanding Classified Staff Award and is the former Chair of the Faculty Staff Council Association.


Tate Delana

Tate Delana was born in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, and grew up in the Okmulgee area. He graduated from Tulsa Community College with an associate degree in Digital Media with an emphasis in Graphic Design. He started his career as a graphic designer with the Muscogee (Creek) Nation in 2011, where he worked  for six years. He also serves on his church staff as the graphic designer. Delana joined OSUIT as the graphic designer in September 2017.

Josh Gammon

Josh Gammon joined OSUIT in April 2020 as the digital strategist. Born and raised in the Tulsa Metropolitan Area, he graduated from Rogers State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications - Radio/Television and a minor in Graphic Design.

Prior to joining OSUIT, Gammon spent several years working in digital content for FOX23 News (KOKI-TV) in Tulsa. There he helped establish the station’s digital team and developed strategy used to propel the station’s online brand into a market leader. His team’s work was honored with a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Website.

He is experienced in digital content creation/strategy, social media management, website management, journalism, creative writing, audio production, video editing and graphic design.

Lindsay Lynch

Publications Coordinator Publications Coordinator
918-293-5423
lindsay.lynch@okstate.edu

Lindsay Lynch joined OSUIT in December of 2018 as the publications coordinator/writer. Prior to joining the university, she held the position of senior integrated marketing specialist at GlobalHealth, a local health plan, where she managed many aspects of marketing and communications including company branding, public relations, event promotion, social media, website copy and creative updates, direct mail, print media, tv-media, search engine marketing and email marketing.

She has also worked as an account executive for BlueView, a digital marketing agency in Tulsa, managing upward of 20+ clients. Her prior experience also includes work done within Rogers State University Public Relations in Claremore, Oklahoma as an undergraduate, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Corporate Communications and minor in Graphic Design.


Patricia McDonald

Administrative Assistant
918-293-5142
patricia.mcdonald@okstate.edu

Born and raised in North Carolina, Patricia found her calling in the 11th grade and her experience as an executive assistant has spanned over three decades. She has broad knowledge in executive administration, graphic design, event planning, project coordination, and front office management.

Prior to joining OSU Institute of Technology, Patricia served in the capacity as Executive Assistant to Board of Directors, Executive Directors, Senior Vice Presidents, Senior Pastors, and established small business owners in the corporate, religious, and nonprofit sectors.

Patricia McDonald joined OSUIT in March 2021 as the Administrative Assistant.