Office of Communications

The Office of Communications supports North Greenville University by managing communications for the university.

About Us

As a university, we value and desire consistency across all of our marketing and communications, whether online or in print. By using consistent brand and style, we ensure that our work is efficient, effective, and supportive of the university’s mission.

Meet Our Team.

Share News

Have news or story ideas you’d like to send to NGU? Great! We rely on folks like you to help us make sure we don’t miss the big stuff that the NGU family is up to. Just fill out the form and submit!

For News Media

If you are a member of the media interested in covering news about the North Greenville University family, then you’ve come to the right place.

Our Resources

These are NGU’s standard branding and style guidelines and materials, so you can stay on brand and support our mission.

Our Team


LaVerne Howell Headshot

LaVerne Howell, B.S.

Director of Communications

LaVerne Howell serves as NGU’s director of communications. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of South Carolina (USC) in 1987. Howell first came to NGU in 1996 as assistant director for development and then served in numerous roles in the Office of Advancement. His family are members of Berea First Baptist Church in Greenville, SC, where he and his wife, Susan, are involved in the music ministry. His son, Pace, currently attends USC. In his free time, Howell sings baritone with the Greenville Chorale. He is also a certified judge with the Miss South Carolina and Miss America pageant organizations.