Dr. Swanay has taught courses in broadcasting, multimedia journalism, production and editing, and visual media at Milligan since 1990. She is a graduate of East Tennessee State University (B.S., 1985, broadcasting; M.A., 1994, Instructional Technology with an emphasis in Communications). She completed her doctoral degree (Ph.D., 2001) at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Instructional Technology in which her main concentration was digital multimedia design and development.
Prior to joining Milligan’s faculty, Dr. Swanay served as manager of the production department at WJHL-TV 11 (the local CBS affiliate). She is a member of the National Association of Broadcasters, Broadcast Education Association and the National Religious Broadcasters Association. She also serves as Chair of the Technology Applications Committee and is a member of the Academic Committee. She has been at Milligan since 1990.