MSMS Alumni Weekend Panelist Spotlight: Sarah Sapp

The kickoff event for MSMS Alumni Weekend 2019 is our MSMS Alumni Panel where alumni field questions from current MSMS students about careers, college, and life. Sarah Sapp, Class of 1999, is one of our 2019 panelists. The Alumni Panel will speak on Friday, March 29th, at 3:00 PM in Shackelford Auditorium. Alumni are welcomed to attend.

Ms. Sarah Sapp is a 1999 MSMS alumna and communication specialist and adjunct professor at the University of Mississippi. As an adjunct professor, she teaches coursework in the Integrated Marketing Communications program for the School of Journalism and New Media. As a communications specialist, she is responsible for the design, writing, and production of internal and external integrated marketing communications within the department and for the School of Applied Science. Since 2012, Ms. Sapp has won numerous awards for print media, news stories, advertisements, and public relations campaigns from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations and the College Public Relations Association of Mississippi

After MSMS, Sarah attended the Meek School of Journalism and New Media at the University of Mississippi and graduated with a Master’s Degree in addition to being inducted into the Kappa Tau Alpha Honor Society. She has also worked as a Special Projects Coordinator for the Mississippi School for the Arts and as Director of Communications for the Northwest Mississippi Community College.

Today, Sarah lives in Oxford, MS, with family. We’re thrilled that Ms. Sapp was able to take time to visit with the MSMS students and speak with them about journalism in the world today.