Jeff Bliss serves as Executive Director of Media and Digital News at Long Beach State University. A native of Boston, Jeff was raised in Tustin, CA. He attended Pepperdine University, majoring in journalism, and later studied film & television production. While the majority of Jeff’s career has been devoted to communications for higher education institutions, he also has worked as a contributing writer and photographer for numerous digital and print outlets. His career also includes serving as Pacific Rim editor and Pacific Watch correspondent for the nationally broadcast radio program, The John Batchelor Show.