Erin O'Shea Sneller is the Marketing and Communications Manager for the School of Arts and Communication. Prior to accepting this position in July of 2015, she served for 12 years as the Publicist and Events Coordinator for the music department and coordinated the Music a la Carte Concert Series. Before working at Oregon State University, Sneller was the Administrative Coordinator at Old Mill Center for Children and Families in Corvallis, and also served as the Director of Alumni Relations at City University of Seattle, Washington. She holds a Bachelor of Science in journalism from the University of Kansas, and a Master of Business Administration from City University of Seattle. A native of Kansas, Sneller spent eight years living in Seattle prior to moving to Oregon. She has been active as a volunteer and advocate for the arts in Corvallis and has held positions on the Benton County Cultural Coalition, the board of directors for the Corvallis-OSU Symphony, and the board of Corvallis-Piano International. She was a member of the performing arts committee for the DaVinci Days festival, and managed the Shady Stage for the 25th anniversary festival in 2013. Sneller's past community volunteer service also includes Corvallis Indoor Parks, Old Mill Center and Jefferson Elementary School. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for Visit Corvallis and a steering committee for the Oregon Creative Corridor concept. Erin lives in Corvallis with her husband Steve and has two children.