Last updated: July 25, 2022

Communications is an internal unit for UW Information Technology (UW-IT) that:

  • Oversees UW-IT’s internal and external communications on major initiatives, projects and directions
  • Provides communications planning and consultation to UW-IT senior leadership, project managers and staff
  • Facilitates UW-IT’s commitment to transparency, oversight, responsiveness and open communication
  • Informs UW students, faculty and staff of UW-IT services and resources, and IT developments and issues at the UW that impact their work
  • Works to build effective, two-way communications with stakeholders that keep them informed and engaged on important issues and priorities
  • Supports IT Governance efforts at the UW
  • Produces publications, reports and websites for UW-IT


Elizabeth Sharpe
Email | 206-221-9398
UW Mailbox: 354844