Ms. Cathy Baur is the Vice President for University Advancement at CSUSM, a position she has held since November 2016. Her areas of oversight include Communications, Development, Alumni Engagement and Event & Conference Services. She also serves as the Executive Director for the CSUSM Foundation. Prior to Ms. Baur's current role, she served as Associate Vice President for Communications from December 2007 to November 2016 where she was responsible for brand oversight, development and implementation of integrated marketing communications programs, media relations, internal and external communications, web and social media as well as donor marketing and communications. Cathy Baur is a marketing, communications professional with 25+ years of professional experience in both public and private sectors.