Interim Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
Director of Marketing
Marketing and Communications Office
Nelson Hall 2124
Maria Potepalova provides leadership in developing and executing marketing, communications and brand strategy in support of the college’s strategic goals and mission, while serving a diverse set of internal and external audiences. Maria leads a central team of marketing and communications professionals and collaborates across the university and with outside entities.
Prior to joining Poole College, Maria worked in marketing, communications and fundraising for educational, arts and media organizations, most recently at Arts NC State.
Master of Science Communication North Carolina State University 2016
Bachelor of Science Public Relations St. Petersburg State University (Russia) 2013