About the Public Information Office

MiraCosta College's Public Information Office creates and implements the district’s governmental relations, marketing and communications programs. These responsibilities include public affairs and legislative advocacy, public information, media and community relations, advertising and recruitment, social media, crisis communication, the coordination and design of district publications and campus signage, customer service and public events. This office also acts as a resource before, during and after emergency situations by providing guidelines and information to help manage crisis situations.

Branding Guide

The MiraCosta College Public Information Office is also responsible for growing and protecting the MiraCosta College brand. See our branding guide for more information.

Faculty/Staff Resources

The Public Information Office has many resources available to faculty and staff on the college's Portal, including a marketing toolkit, signage rentals, information on ordering business cards and nametags, includes flier templates, a photo library, information on e-newsletters, and more. Visit the Portal page for additional information.


Oceanside Campus
Building 1000
Campus Map (PDF)
P 760.795.6613
F 760.795.6609

Mailing Address / Office Hours

MiraCosta College
Public Information Office, #7
1 Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056

Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Meet our Department

Cheryl Broom

Director of Public and Governmental Relations, Marketing and Communications
Cheryl Broom
P 760.795.6612
Office: Oceanside, Room 1055

Gabe Waite

Coordinator of Communication Design
Gabe Waite
P 760.795.6614
Office: Oceanside, Room 1057


Graphic Designer/Photography Coordinator
Alex Karvounis
P 760.795.6784
Office: Oceanside, Room 1058

France Magtira

Writer and Digital Marketing Specialist
France Magtira
P 760.757.2121 x6961
Office: Oceanside, Room 1056


Secretary II
Lorie Nolte
P 760.795.6613
Office: Oceanside, Room 1056

Susan Walker

Marketing Assistant/Switchboard Operator
Susan Walker

P 760.757.2121
Office: Lobby, Building 1000
Request Schedule: 760.795.6615