About Paul Redfern

paul-redfern2Paul Redfern was named Director of Web Communications and Electronic Media at Gettysburg College in June 2006. He provides leadership and support to the College community through the development and implementation of the web, electronic communications, and video as well as social media and Web 2.0 initiatives. He also is responsible for managing the content of the website and all electronic communications to ensure the College’s messages are presented in ways that engage the College’s key constituencies and adhere to College guidelines.

He previously served as Assistant Director of Admissions and Coordinator of Electronic Media at Gettysburg College, where his duties focused on admissions communications and technology. Prior to that, he worked for two years in the Athletic Department at Gettysburg, serving as Assistant Basketball Coach.

He serves on several standing campus committees including the Web Task Force, Brand Council, Commencement, and the Technology Advisory Committee. He is active in numerous professional organizations including (NACAC) the National Association for College Admissions Counseling and (CASE) the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education. He has served on the CASE District II conference executive committee and board as well as the conference marketing committee. He previously has served on the Technology Committee for (PACAC) the Pennsylvania Association for College Admissions Counseling.

2 Responses to About Paul Redfern

  1. Hi Paul,

    Thought you might find these interesting:

    I just looked up Gettysburg College on MySpace… you have 2,303 alumni on MySpace, and 1,235 current students on there. The “Schools” function is the best kept secret out there for higher ed. I have been saying it for years, but only in the last couple of months has higher ed started looking at MySpace in a different light. Most doesn’t realize how large MySpace is either:


    Good luck with your blogging!


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