Pattye R. Archer Pattye Archer is the Marketing and Communication Director for the Mississippi State University Libraries. Prior to this position, Patty served for more than 20 years as the is the coordinator of the MaxxSouth Digital Media Center (DMC) for the MSU Libraries. Prior to accepting the position with the Libraries, Pattye was an instructor with the Mississippi State University Department of Communication, teaching journalism and public relations courses. Pattye’s extensive newspaper background, which covered more than a decade, including seven years as an editor, led to her teaching position with MSU. The combination of experience she gained with the newspapers and teaching gives her a unique perspective that combines strong computer skills, extensive graphic design and pagination experience, instruction experience, public relations knowledge and more. Pattye draws on these strengths as she leads a staff creating internal and external communication or the Libraries, including, but not limited to, signage, brochures, ads, counter cards and more. Pattye also oversee the Libraries’ social media presence.