Carnegie Mellon University

Vice President's Office

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Key Nuttall 

Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Key Nuttall is the vice president for Marketing & Communications. He is responsible for providing leadership to the university's efforts to increase its visibility through communications and content, internal and external relations, as well as reputation and issues management. Prior to joining CMU, Key was senior vice president for external relations at Wesleyan University in Connecticut, where he led the branding, marketing and communications strategy.

Prior to Wesleyan, Key served as the assistant vice president for university marketing at the University of Washington and previously held marketing and leadership positions at Microsoft. He is a native of Newton, MA and a die-hard fan of the New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox, much to the chagrin of his wife and three adult sons.

Emily Meyer

Emily Kosova

Executive Assistant to the Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Emily’s primary responsibilities at CMU are to set priorities for the vice president's office, manage his schedule, organize meetings and support the assistant vice president for strategy and operations. She earned a certificate in art history from Sotheby's Institute of Art, an offshoot of the famous auction house in England, where she lived for seven months. Previously, Emily worked at The Andy Warhol Museum, where she once met Jane Seymour. Born in Bowling Green, Ohio, Emily is a die-hard Cleveland sports fanatic.

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Jeanine Headley

Senior Administrative Coordinator

Jeanine is a part of the vice president’s office and assists with office management and administrative work, but she will gladly help with anything that needs done in the office!

She is a born and raised — and never left — Pittsburgher! She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a bachelor of science in marketing and received a master of arts degree in educational leadership from Argosy University. In her spare time, she is a huge college football fan and attends all of the Pitt home football games with her husband and daughter, as well as other family and friends. She will also take any chance she can get to visit the beach and hopes to have her own beach house someday!