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Meet the Communications Team
Marci McFadden Photo
Marci McFadden
Chief of Communications
Marissa Head Shot
Marissa Schwartz 
Communications Specialist 
Isai Ogarrio Martinez
Administrative Assistant / Graphic Designer
The award-winning Communications team provides internal and external communications to students, families, staff, and the community.
Department activities include overseeing and maintaining: 
  • All call and email system (ParentSquare)
  • Brochures, flyers, direct mail, and other collateral material
  • Communications support to school site leaders
  • Community engagement, town halls
  • District website and assistance with school websites
  • Electronic flyer distribution (Peachjar)
  • Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)
  • Media relations
  • Newsletters (internal weekly MPUSD eNews and quarterly MPUSD News)
  • Social media
  • Translation
  • Video production (e.g., MPUSD Minute)
  • And most things that touch the public 

The district was recognized by the California Association of School Public Relations:
  • 2020 Excellence in Communication Awards Program | General Publications Collateral Materials | MPUSD on the Rise - Award of Excellence
  • 2020 Excellence in Communication Awards Program | Multimedia/Visual Communications | This is MPUSD - Award of Merit
  • 2017 Excellence in Communication Awards Program | Local Control Accountability Plan | Award of Excellence
  • 2017 Excellence in Communication Awards Program | MPUSD Strategic Vision | Award of Merit