Allison Counasse

Allison Counasse
e-Communications Coordinator, Strategic Communications
216 Glenhill Farmhouse

Mailing Address:
OFFICE OF STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS
PENN STATE BEHREND
216 GLENHILL FARMHOUSE
4701 COLLEGE DRIVE
ERIE PA 16563

Allison Counasse is the e-Communications Coordinator for Penn State Behrend. She manages web and multimedia content, including digital video, audio, and accessibility projects; reports on analytics and develops actionable insights; and supports content creators.

In addition, she is the campus liaison for the following resources:

  • Concept3D interactive map platform
  • Penn State Go mobile app
  • YouVisit/EAB virtual college tour

Allison worked previously at ArtsErie, the regional arts council; Velocity Network, an I.T. and internet services firm; and several organizations as a marketing consultant, grant writer, and graphic designer.
 

Service and Involvement

University

  • Commonwealth Campus Web Advisory Board (CWAB), 2020–present
  • Penn State Go Mobile App Liaisons Group, 2020–present
  • Commonwealth Campus Web Group (CWG), 2017–present
  • Commonwealth Campus Employee Web Directory Task Force, 2016–17
  • Commonwealth Campus "Polaris 2" Website Redesign Team, 2014–16

College

Hiring Search Committees

  • Search Committee: Administrative Support Assistant, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, 2021
  • Search Committee: Digital Resources Staff Position, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, 2018
  • Search Committee: Administrative Support Assistant, School of Science, 2014

Other Committees

  • Study Abroad Committee: "Count Me In" Enrollment Initiative, 2018
  • Planning Committee: Stand for State/Green Dot Bystander Intervention Initiative, 2016–17

Education

  • B.A., Communications-English, Gannon University
    • Minor in Spanish
    • Concentrations in Organizational Communications and Media Arts
    • Academic Award for Excellence in English

Professional Certificates

  • Book, Magazine, and Electronic Publishing, NYU Summer Publishing Institute
  • Film Writing, UCLA Extension Writers' Program
  • Social Marketing, Hootsuite Academy
  • Antiquities Trafficking and Art Crime, University of Glasgow