Deanna Crusco joined the School of Professional Studies (SPS) in 2021 as the Senior Coordinator, Faculty Recruitment and Communications. In this role, Deanna partners with stakeholders across the school’s portfolio of 17 master's and non-degree programs to recruit part-time and full-time faculty. She also contributes to the SPS communications strategy, launching faculty-specific campaigns to increase the visibility of faculty research, publications, presentations, and accomplishments.
Prior to joining SPS, Deanna served as the Communications Manager for a research center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She previously contributed to the marketing and corporate relations strategies at nonprofits spanning the economic development, higher education, and technology sectors.
Deanna graduated from Villanova University with a bachelor's degree in Communication and English.