Marla Oxenhandler, associate director, Public Relations Marketing Communication, provides public relations and marketing support for the eight colleges in Nova Southeastern University’s Health Professions division as well as for the Mailman Segal Center for Human Development and assists with communications support for the other NSU colleges as needed.
Before joining the NSU Public Affairs team, Oxenhandler was Manager of Media Relations for Memorial Healthcare System in Hollywood, Florida – the third largest public healthcare system in the United States. In this role, she handled both proactive and reactive communications for six South Broward County Florida hospitals. Her extensive experience in the field also includes additional communications positions at O’Connell & Goldberg Public Relations in Hollywood, FL; Jewish Family Service of Broward County; The Miami Herald; Burger King Corporation and Owens-Corning Fiberglas. Oxenhandler also ran her own successful communications business for nine years.