Campus Communicators Directory

Public Affairs and Communications engages with campus communicators in numerous ways with the goal of sharing information and resources to help communicators tell the University’s story.

This directory lists those campus communicators who have primary responsibility for overseeing communications efforts in their area. Update or add your information to the directory.

Colleges and Schools

  • School of Architecture
    Mary Beth Zachariades
    Communications Program Director, Dean’s Office
  • College of Arts and Letters
    Kate Garry
    Director, Communications and Marketing
  • Mendoza College of Business
    Carol Elliot
    Director of Communications
  • College of Engineering
    Joanne Birdsell
    Director Communication & Marketing, Dean’s Office
  • First Year of Studies
    Lisa Walenceus
    Communications and Information Coordinator, Dean's Office
  • Keough School of Global Affairs
    Joan Wulff Fallon
    Director of Communications and Marketing
  • The Graduate School
    Aaron Bell
    Marketing and Communications Program Director
  • School of Law
    Kevin Allen
    Director, Marketing Communications
  • College of Science
    Tammi Freehling
    Associate Director, Marketing Communications, Dean’s Office

Institutes, Centers, Academic Units

  • Center for Civil and Human Rights
    Kevin Fye
    Events & Communications Manager
  • Center for Ethics and Culture
    Ken Hallenius
    Communications Specialist
  • Center for Social Concerns
    JP Shortall
    Associate Director, Communications and Advancement
  • Center for Theology, Science and Human Flourishing
    Laura Donnelly
    Communications Coordinator
  • DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
    Leigh Hayden
    Director External Relations, Performing Arts Marketing
  • Eck Institute for Global Health
    Sarah Craig
    Communications Specialist
  • Institute for Educational Initiatives
    Theo Helm
    Director of Communications
  • Hesburgh Libraries
    Tara O’Leary
    Program Director, Communications and Marketing
  • Initiative for Global Development
    Luis Ruuska
    Communications Specialist
  • Institute for Church Life
    Brett Robinson
    Communications Program Director
  • Kellogg Institute for International Studies
    Karen Clay
    Communications Manager
  • Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies
    Mary Hendriksen
    Assistant Director
  • Kroc Institute
    Kristi Flaherty
    Communications Coordinator
  • Medieval Institute
    Megan J. Hall
    Events, Communications, and Outreach Specialist
  • Nanovic Institute
    Jennifer L. "Jenn" Lechtanski
    Communications Specialist
  • Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study
    Grant Osborn
    Communications Program Manager


  • Athletics Deptartment
    Rob Kelly
    Senior Associate Athletics Director, Media & Branding
  • Athletics Department
    John Heisler
    Senior Associate AD, Media Relations
  • Campus Dining
    Cory Hankins
    Marketing and Social Media Specialist
  • Campus Dining
    Molly Fremeau
    Marketing and Design Specialist
  • Campus Ministry
    Danielle Collins
    Associate Director of Communications
  • Human Resources
    Anna McKeever
    Communications Program Manager
  • Notre Dame International
    Joya Helmuth
    Communications Director
  • Notre Dame Research
    Joanne D. Fahey
    Research Communications Program Director
  • Office of the Executive Vice President
    Marissa Gebhard
    Communications Program Director
  • Office of Information Technologies
    Lenette Votava
    Internal Marketing & Communications, User Services
  • OPAC
    Andy Fuller
    Director of Strategic Content
  • OPAC
    Elizabeth "Beth" Grisoli
    Director of Multimedia Services
  • OPAC
    Liz Harter
    Social Media Program Manager
  • OPAC
    Scott Tingwald
    Managing Director, Marketing Communications
  • OPAC
    Timothy Legge
    Director of Print Services, Marketing Communications
  • OPAC
    Sue Lister
    Director, Media Relations
  • OPAC
    Zach Allen
    Director of Web Services, Marketing Communications
  • Office of the Registrar
    Stephanie M. Maenhout
    Communications and Sr. Reporting Specialist
  • Office of Student Affairs
    Kate Morgan
    Senior Communications Specialist
  • Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    Joyce Lantz
    Director, Recruitment and Communication
  • RecSports
    Kendra Bayne
    Assistant Director, Administration: Assessment, Communication, & Staff Development
  • University Relations: Alumni
    Bill Gangluff
    Director of Communications and Marketing
  • University Relations: Development
    Jim Small
    Senior Director, Marketing Communications
  • University Relations: Development
    Katherine Lane
    Senior Director, Special Events and Stewardship