Paul Tumarkin

Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications

Paul develops and executes TLA’s marketing strategies, managing the organization’s web and social media presences, and works with TLA leadership to help the organization extend its reach both into the UA community, as well as out to the greater business community. Paul serves as Secretary of the UA Appointed Professionals Advisory Council, and actively participates in various University-wide marketing, branding and communications initiatives.

Paul is an active member of AUTM, the Association of University Technology Managers, and serves as an instructor teaching marketing and branding courses around the nation on behalf of the organization. 

Prior to joining TLA, he spent three years with University Relations Marketing at the UA. He made the jump from academia to business in the mid-1990s, gaining experience developing communications and branding solutions for corporations, nonprofits and agencies alike. He also spent a number of years freelancing, primarily for clients in the education technology sector. Paul received his B.A. in Spanish from Colorado College and his M.A. in Spanish Literature from the University of California, Irvine. As an undergraduate, he studied abroad in Guanajuato, Mexico.

Outside of work, Paul finds balance in spending time with his family and his dogs, swimming, camping and playing guitar. He also holds a black belt in aikido.