Jason Kaufman
Position: Athletic Communications Director
Phone: (989) 774-7614
Jason Kaufman
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 11/17/2011

Jason Kaufman was hired as Communications Director in August 2009, overseeing the department’s media relations, publicity, web, graphic design, social media, sports information, photography and video efforts.

Kaufman spent 12 years at Western Illinois University, where he was Assistant Athletics Director for Media Services and Broadcasting. He began his career as a graduate assistant at Western Illinois in 1997 before being promoted to Assistant Sports Information Director (1999-01) and Director of Media Services.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in physical education from Cedarville University in 1997 and master’s degree in sport management from Western Illinois in 1999.