ALUMNI ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP
VP MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS
A lifelong Texan and the alumni association’s current VP Marketing & Communications, Barton received undergraduate degrees in Communications and Spanish from Southwestern University in 1993 and an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Acton School of Business in 2018. Between his undergraduate and graduate education, Cromeens spent 25 years in media, rising from reporter to vice president roles – overseeing newsrooms, content and business strategy. Today, he is working on sustainable models for local journalism as well as a software startup that surfaces business intelligence at scale for companies that need to foster relationships with hundreds of clients/customers.