Carnegie Mellon University

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The following media relations officers work on a beat system, with each person specializing in the interests, issues and research of a college, school or university division. Feel free to contact the appropriate media relations or news services representative with any inquiries, questions or concerns you might have.

Central Media Relations

peter-kerwin-headshot.pngPeter Kerwin

Director of Media Relations, 412-268-1151 (office)

Schools & Colleges

College of Engineering

photo of Sherry StokesSherry Stokes

Senior Marketing and Communications Manager, 412-268-5976 (office)

College of Fine Arts

photo of Pam WigleyPam Wigley

Director of Public/Media Relations
Pam promotes the events, projects and news within the college's five schools: architecture, art, design, drama and music., 412-268-1047 (office), 412-889-6238 (cell)

Dietrich College of Humanities & Social Sciences

A photo of Abby SimmonsAbby Simmons

Assistant Dean of Communications
Abby covers the Dietrich College’s latest research and creative projects, including the areas of behavioral economics, decision sciences, history, English, modern languages, philosophy, politics and strategy, psychology, and statistics and data science., (412) 268-6094

Mellon College of Science

photo of Jocelyn DuffyJocelyn Duffy

Associate Dean for Marketing and Communications
Jocelyn covers the latest research and findings in biological sciences, chemistry, mathematical sciences and physics. Specialty areas include computational biology, neuroscience and imaging, tissue engineering, biosensors, computational finance and green chemistry., 412-268-9982 (office), 412-600-0029 (cell)

School of Computer Science

aupperlee-200x200.jpgAaron Aupperlee

Director of Media Relations
Aaron promotes the latest developments and research coming out of Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science., 412-268-9068 (office)

Tepper School of Business

Lynda OliverLynda W. Oliver

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
Lynda covers the lastest research and developments from the Tepper School of Business., 412-268-9885 (office), 214-552-0121 (cell)

Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy

photo of Caitlin KizielewiczCaitlin Kizielewicz

Media Relations
Caitlin promotes the latest research and developments from the Heinz College., 412-554-0074

Internal Communications

photo of Bruce GersonBruce Gerson

Director, Internal Communications
Bruce oversees the Internal Communications effort to keep the university community informed., 412-268-1613 (office)