Roy F. Roach III was born in Washington D.C. and grew up in Hampton, Virginia. As a military dependent, he spent time in Japan before moving to North Dakota. In North Dakota, he completed his bachelor’s in communication and a minor in Chinese studies. After discovering his passion for higher education, he was selected for the Ronald E. McNair Scholarship and completed his graduate degree in higher education. He is passionate about education and entrepreneurship as vehicles for social and global change.
As the Marketing and Communications Specialist, he is in charge in building and maintaining social media engagement across social media platforms. Develops and implements targeted social media campaigns and tracks their success. Manages communication to all health sciences students via existing formal mediums. Responsible for project coordination of recurring and special events, to include design elements, promotion, surveys, and technical execution.