GUILFORD COUNTY — Jan Knox has been named associate vice president of marketing, communications and the GTCC Foundation for Guilford Technical Community College. She began her new role Oct. 19.

Knox will provide overall leadership for internal and external communications for the college and fundraising for the GTCC Foundation. She will work to build broader visibility, understanding and support for both the college’s and foundation’s mission, vision and goals.

She received a bachelor of arts in communication from High Point University and a master of arts in communication from East Carolina University. Knox serves as a board member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Triad Chapter.