Coordinator of Communications and Marketing
205 Life Science East
Jacob Longan is a fifth-generation Oklahoma State University alumnus. The Stillwater native earned a 2005 bachelor’s degree in news-editorial journalism and a 2013 master’s in mass communication. As the Coordinator of Communications and Marketing since January 2018, he is responsible for ensuring the publicity of appropriate news of CAS faculty and staff accomplishments. That includes many tactics, such as writing news releases, managing CAS publications, updating the College’s website and media-relations practices.
He worked in marketing and communications at the OSU Foundation from 2009 to 2018, writing and overseeing much of the organization’s messages to the general public. Prior to that, he covered OSU news and sports for the Stillwater News Press from 1998 to 2009. His wife, Jessica, is also a Stillwater native and OSU graduate. She teaches kindergarten at Stillwater's Highland Park Elementary School. They have a daughter, Taylor, and a son, Luke.