Misty Poe serves as Associate Vice President - University Communications. She provides leadership, vision and administrative supervision for communications, marketing, public relations and creative services for Fairmont State across a variety of platforms.
Poe has more than 17 years of experience in multi-media communication, marketing and writing. Most recently, she served as Editor and General Manager of the Times West Virginian in Fairmont, West Virginia.
Poe is a graduate of Fairmont State, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and served as editor-in-chief of the campus newspaper. For more than 10 years, Poe taught reporting and layout and design as an adjunct professor. Poe is active in her community, serving as an executive board member for the United Way of Marion County as well as volunteering for several nonprofit and booster organizations. She and her husband Mike live in Fairmont with their three children.