Texas Tech University

Leslie Cranford, B.A.

Section Manager, Marketing
eLearning & Academic Partnerships

Leslie is a Section Manager for the eLearning & Academic Partnerships Marketing Department, joining the staff in February 2018. She manages marketing for TTU K-12, including social and traditional media, the K-12 newsletter “Wherever You Are,” and many other duties related to TTU K-12.

With more than 30 years' media experience in the Lubbock market, Leslie has worked in radio, television, non-profit and healthcare. She was previously employed by Texas Tech University from 1998 to 2014. She is also a Texas Tech alumna, graduating in 1985 with a double major in Telecommunications and Speech Communications.

Leslie volunteers her expertise for Lubbock's annual Fourth on Broadway celebration and is a member of the Association of Women in Communications- Lubbock Professional Chapter.

Her free time is filled with attending live local concerts with her husband at the Cactus Theater, singing in her church choir, and snuggling with her granddaughter.

Leslie Cranford


  • B.A., Telecommunications and Speech Communications, Texas Tech University, 1985