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University Communications (UC), a division of the UC San Diego Chancellor’s Office, is a one-stop strategic communications resource composed of three service units: Public Relations, Strategy, and Marketing. Primary points of contact are listed below. If you’re unsure whom to talk with, complete the contact form. If you’re a journalist and you need to contact a public information officer about a specific topic, please see the Media Contacts page.

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University Communications

Anne Buckley
Chief Communications and Marketing Officer

858-534-7572

Patrick Aganon-Riedling
Senior Director of Executive Communications

858-761-3476

Jessica Boegel Brown
Assitant Director of Executive Communications

858-761-4790

Daniel Rothbauer
Business Manager

(858) 822-7824

Caitlyn Woroniak
Executive Assistant to the Chief Communications & Marketing Officer

858-761-2587

Strategy

Matt Hale
Executive Director, Communications Strategy

858-534-7279

Malinda Danziger
Interim Editor In Chief, UC San Diego Magazine

858-534-9468

Janet Howard
Director, Content Strategy

858-822-2986

Jessica Hutchinson
Director of Digital Strategy

858-822-1523

Eric Neri
Interim Managing Video Producer

858-534-1806

Mandy Sullivan
Director of Social Media Strategy

858-281-8678

Jessica Scherer
Creative Director

858-534-0358

Heidi Yuen
Director of Operations and Editorial

858-534-4756

Kate Shanks
Administrative Coordinator, Contact for Photo Scheduling

858-822-2172

General Information

858-534-4754

Public Relations

Matt Nagel
Senior Executive Director, Public Relations

858-761-4410

Laura Margoni
Executive Director, Internal Communications

858-822-2485

Mario Aguilera
Communications Director, Biological Sciences

858-822-5148

Christine Clark
Director of Communications for the Rady School of Management & School of Global Policy and Strategy

858-534-7618

Michelle Franklin
Communications Director, Physical Sciences

858-246-5695

Erika Johnson
Assistant Communications Director, Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, Diversity, Preuss School

858-534-9372

Daniel Kane
Communications Director, Jacobs School of Engineering

858-534-3262

Inga Kiderra
Communications Director, Social Sciences

858-822-0661

Anthony King
Communications Director, Arts & Humanities

858-246-1365

Leslie Sepuka
Associate Communications Director, Resource Management & Planning, CFO Office

858-822-5309

Lauren Wood
Communications Director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

858-534-3626

General Information

858-534-3120

Marketing

Erin Shepler
Executive Director, Marketing

858-822-4414

Jeff Grantham
Senior Director, Marketing

858-353-9754

Diane Distefano
Associate Director, Marketing

858-534-9459

Kalia Dieson
Marketing Manager

858-334-8123

Special Events and Protocol

Jill Townsend
Executive Director

858-822-1574

Darlene Schlueter
Senior Director

858-534-7835

Elizabeth Bradshaw
Event Specialist

858-822-6680

Adrianne McCraw
Event Manager

858-534-6386

Adam McKinney
Special Projects Manager

858-534-5336

Kymberly Epperson
Event Specialist

858-822-6680

Events Assistant

858-822-3541

 

Nick Egan
Fiscal Coordinator

858-822-2122

General Information

858-822-1400
858-534-1407 (fax)