Communications & Marketing Staff

Lisa LaflerLisa Lafler
Assistant Vice President for Communications & Marketing
Warde Hall 201
319-363-1323 ext. 1205

Lafler leads Mount Mercy’s Office of Communications & Marketing. She is responsible for planning, initiating, and implementing overall marketing, brand management, public relations, and communications for the University.  

Sara BaughmanSara Baughman
Assistant Director for Communications & Marketing
Warde Hall 203
319-363-1323 ext. 1319

Baughman promotes Mount Mercy University on the local, regional and national level, working with the campus community to develop story ideas that advance the visibility and mission of the institution. She also oversees the Mount Mercy Magazine. 

Holly FieldsHolly Fields
Web Marketing Manager
Warde 202 
319-363-1323 ext. 1884

Fields oversees and manages the university Web site while coordinating with all campus departments to develop content, site design, maintenance, and programming. She assists in guiding the university’s strategic marketing and communications plans through use of the Web site.

Kelli Sanders
Coordinator for Marketing and Media Content
Warde 202 
319-363-1323 ext. 1032

Sanders implements strategies pertaining to media, social media, internal communications, and promotion of events to internal and external audiences. She assists in strengthening messaging related to Mount Mercy University’s identity and mission.

Dixie Albertson
Graphic Designer and Print Coordinator
Warde 202 
319-363-1323 ext. 1844

Albertson is responsible for supporting Mount Mercy’s brand identity through visual creatives and graphic design. She also manages and coordinates printed marketing projects which foster the university’s visibility in higher education.