Our Team

Brian Engelhart

Brian Engelhart

Vice President, University Relations
phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2299
email: bwengelhart@indianatech.edu
office: Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, 1st Floor

Brian Engelhart has over 20 years of experience in advertising, marketing, public relations and corporate communications. In his current role as vice president of university relations at Indiana Tech, Brian leads the university’s marketing and institutional advancement teams, developing the strategies and tactics that connect Indiana Tech with prospective students as well as alumni, donors, partners and the community at large. Brian joined the Indiana Tech team in August 2013.

Brian’s previous experience includes serving as director of client services at Britton Marketing & Design Group in Fort Wayne; senior account manager and director of public relations at Asher Agency in Fort Wayne; vice president for client services at Tran Interactive Design Group in Falls Church, Va.; and account manager at Conover & Company Communications in Washington, D.C.

Matt Bair

Matt Bair

Director of Marketing and Communication
phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2250
email: msbair@indianatech.edu
office: Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, 2nd Floor

Matt Bair has been a part of communications in Fort Wayne since 1986, primarily as a sports journalist and publisher. As the director of marketing and communications for Indiana Tech, he develops and implements marketing and communication strategies to promote the university to external and internal audiences, including prospective students, current students, community partners, news media and alumni.

Prior to joining Indiana Tech, Matt was a writer, assistant editor and graphic designer for The News-Sentinel sports department. In 1998, he left to co-found Northeast Indiana GameNight, an award-winning, Fort Wayne-based high school football magazine of which he was co-editor for 13 years. Matt was also a part of the Lutheran Health Network marketing team for 15 years.

Julie Farison

Julie Farison

Creative Director
phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2212
email: jafarison@indianatech.edu
office: Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, 2nd Floor

Over the past 12 years Julie has created, maintained and upheld the integrity of public and private higher education, non-profits and national corporations. These experiences range from art direction, design, illustration, advertising and marketing (thinker-maker).

Joel Kuhn

Joel Kuhn

Web Developer
phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2526
email: jakuhn@indianatech.edu
office: Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, 2nd Floor

Joel handles web development for the Indiana Tech’s public website as well as for web apps used on campus.

Lucinda Neff

Lucinda Neff

Graphic Designer
phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2296
email: ljneff@indianatech.edu
office: Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, 2nd Floor

During the past ten years, Lucinda has worked with many brands, both as an account executive and a designer, but enjoy working in education and not for profit immensely. She loves good creative, sharpie markers and paper.

Sarah Suraci

Graphic Designer
phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2347
email: scsuraci@indianatech.edu
office: Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, 2nd Floor

Sarah’s duties include designing printed materials, taking photos, editing videos, and sometimes putting together presentations.

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Bethany Lowe

Web Designer
phone: 260.422.556, ext. 2231
email: ealowe@indianatech.edu
office: Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, 2nd Floor