Media Relations

For help with colleges, schools or academic units not listed here, contact University Communications at 512-471-3151.

Director of Media Relations

Gary Susswein
susswein@austin.utexas.edu
Office 512-471-4945 
Cell 512-694-7909

Director of Media Outreach

J.B. Bird
jbird@austin.utexas.edu
Office 512-471-4550
Cell 512-750-3512

Media Relations Manager

Matt Pene
Editor of Texas Perspectives
matt.pene@austin.utexas.edu
Office 512-471-6861

Follow on Twitter: @TexPerspectives

Media Relations Specialist

Kimberly Atkins
kimberly.atkins@austin.utexas.edu
Office 512-471-3151

Follow on Twitter: @UTAustinNews

 

Colleges & Schools

 

 

Cockrell School of Engineering

Patrick Wiseman

Director of Communications 

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Moody College of Communication

Nick Hundley

Director of Communications

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College of Education

Kay Randall

Communications Coordinator

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College of Fine Arts

Leslie Lyon

Director of Public Affairs

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College of Liberal Arts

David Ochsner

Director of Public Affairs

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College of Natural Sciences

Christine Sinatra

Director of Communications

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College of Pharmacy

Vicki Matustik

Publications Editor

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Dell Medical School

Stephen Scheibal 

Associate Director of Communications

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Jackson School of Geosciences

Anton Caputo

Communications Director

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LBJ School of Public Affairs

Susan Binford

Assistant Dean

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McCombs School of Business

David Wenger

Director of Communications

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School of Architecture

Amy Crossette

Director

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School of Information

Vacant

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School of Law

Chris Roberts

Executive Director of Communications

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School of Nursing

Kathryn Wiley

Public Affairs Representative

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School of Social Work

Robert Meckel

Director of Public Affairs

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School of Undergraduate Studies

Lara Harlan

Director I

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Museums & Centers 

 

 

Blanton Museum of Art

Kathleen Brady Stimpert

Director of Public Relations & Marketing

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Briscoe Center for American History

Ben Wright

Public Affairs Officer

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Harry Ransom Center

Jen Tisdale

Director of Public Affairs

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Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences

Becky Rische

Communications Coordinator

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Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Barbra Rodriguez

Public Affairs Representative

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Landmarks Public Art Program

Nick Nobel

External Affairs Coordinator

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LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections

Susanna Sharpe

Communications Coordinator

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McDonald Observatory

Rebecca Johnson

Publications Editor

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Texas Advanced Computing Center

Faith Singer-Villalobos

Communications Coordinator

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Administrative Units

   

Dean of Students

Sara Lestrange

Manager of Communications

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Diversity & Community Engagement

Leslie Blair

Director of Communications

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Student Affairs

Joshua Cook

Assistant Director of Communications

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Transforming UT

Kevin Almasy

Public Affairs Representative for Internal Communications

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University Operations

Rhonda Weldon

Director

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