Vaughn works with University Communications staff in assigning, developing, editing and disseminating news stories that advance Temple's strategic messages. He is responsible for the content of:
- Temple University's news web site, news.temple.edu
- Temple Today, a daily e-newsletter sent to more than 60,000 members of the Temple community
- The Temple Times, a monthly newspaper carrying news about Temple programs, people and accomplishments.
- TUcalendar, a centrally managed calendar of university events and activities.
Vaughn has more than 18 years of experience in higher education communications, having served previously as director of communications at The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, and as director of marketing communications at Wilkes University, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. He is a graduate of the Executive MBA program in Temple's Fox School of Business and earned a bachelor's degree in organizational communications from Wilkes University.