Vice President, Media Relations & Corporate Communications
University of Maryland Medical Center, University of Maryland Medical System


RESPONSIBILITIES AT UMMC AND UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEM:

  • Strategic leadership of media relations and internal communications functions
  • Executive communications
  • Oversight of crisis/incident communications
  • Media spokesperson for UMMS and UMMC
  • Leadership liaison for joint media relations function between UMMC and the University of Maryland School of Medicine

EXPERIENCE

2015 to Present
University of Maryland Medical System
-Vice President, Media Relations & Corporate Communications

2012-2015
University of Maryland Medical Center
-Director, Media Relations & Corporate Communications

2006-2012
MedImmune (Global Biologics unit of AztraZeneca)
-Director of Corporate Public Relations

1997-2006
Spectrum Science Communications
-Vice President

Education

  • B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill