Resources for News Media

Resources for News Media

The Strategic Communications staff is available to assist media representatives as needed. We know that media representatives are often on deadline, and we will respond to calls and messages as quickly as possible.

Members of the press are asked to contact the communications office for assistance with questions or special requests, and before contacting administrators and faculty: Lauren Whitaker, Media Relations Manager & Senior Writer:, 336-734-2891


Lauren Whitaker
Media Relations Manager and Senior Writer
Office: 336-734-2891
Mobile: 336-813-6093

Katherine Johnson
Director of Media Relations and Communications
Office: 336-770-1402
Mobile: 646-428-4516

Marla Carpenter
Senior Communications Manager
Office: 336-770-3337
Mobile: 336-414-9289

Claire Machamer
Vice Chancellor for Strategic Communications
Office: 336-770-3374