Communications Coordinator Service – 375.010

The communications specialist works closely with school officials to build public support for the district’s goals and programs.


Contact Information

Name: Brian Radewitz
Address: Questar III, 10 Empire State Boulevard, Castleton NY 12033
Phone: 518.479.6919
Fax: 518.479.6905


Product Description

This award-winning service helps local school districts communicate more effectively with their internal and external stakeholders. School district leaders benefit from having a trained professional to plan, create and target communications to build public support for the district’s goals and programs. Work is customized to meet the specific needs of participating school districts. It may include:

  • Budget and bond referendum communications
  • Crisis communications
  • Media relations
  • Research
  • Photography
  • Publications
  • Social media management
  • Training
  • Website content and management
  • Writing and editing

This service is sold in day per week units.

Graphic design support is available for request at a per-hour rate through Co-Ser 613. This service is no longer bundled into this Co-Ser.

Additional Information

How To Add This Service

Enroll in the service when submitting the year’s Final Service Request (FSR) or join the service later by submitting a FSR amendment.

Cost Methodology

Cost is based on an estimated number of hours to complete a specific job, plus the cost of supplies such as artwork, photography, etc.

Additional Services

Working closely together and with area vendors, Questar III's Communications Service tightly integrates the district's marketing communications materials to ensure consistent voice and messaging.

Additional Benefits

Questar III's Communications Service has earned awards from the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) and New York State Public Relations Association (NYSPRA).

Participating District(s)

Averill Park, Berlin, Brunswick, Cairo-Durham, Catskill, Chatham, Germantown, Hudson, Ichabod Crane, Lansingburgh, New Lebanon, Schodack, Troy, Wynantskill

Type of Aid