Faculty & Staff

Dr. Lee Harrison

Lee Harrison
Associate Professor of Communications and Public Relations

Paxson Communications Center, 006
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Lee (Fierbaugh) Harrison was responsible for the college’s marketing, communications, and enrollment functions in a variety of roles from 1994-2022, including Director of PR and Marketing, Associate VP for Communications, VP for Marketing Communications, and VP for Marketing & Enrollment Management. She now serves as Associate Professor of Communications at Milligan.

She holds a B.S. in communication from Milligan College, an M.A. in communication from Regent University, and an Ed.D. in higher education leadership and management from Regent University in Virginia Beach. She completed the Summer Institute for Women in Higher Education Administration at Bryn Mawr College and the Institute for Research on Higher Education at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Lee has taught PR and communications courses at Milligan and presented at several conferences. She has served on the board of the Tri-Cities Chapter of Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and the Appalachian College Association PR Council.

She is also the recipient of the 40 Under Forty Award from the Tri-Cities Business Journal and participated in the Chamber of Commerce 2015 Leadership Class.