Primary Media Contacts



University of Utah Main Campus Spokesperson:
Administration, university-wide issues and policies, campus emergencies

Christopher Nelson
Communications Director
Office: 801-581-5180
Mobile/text: 801-953-3843

University of Utah Health Care:
Hospital/Clinics, Colleges of Nursing, Pharmacy, Health and School of Medicine, Orthopedic Center, School of Dentistry

Kathy Wilets
Associate Director Public Affairs and Marketing
Office: 801-581-5717
Cell: 801-541-5093

Athletics
Liz Abel
Sr. Associate Athletics Director/Director of Communications  
Office: 801-581-3511
 

University Communications Office

 

Christopher Nelson
Communications Director
Office: 801-581-5180
Mobile/text: 801-953-3843

Jana Cunningham
Communications Specialist
Office: 801-581-3862
Cell: 801-244-1892
College of Humanities, College of Fine Arts, Entertainment Arts and Engineering Program, Kingsbury Hall, Pioneer Theatre, Museum of Fine Arts, Red Butte Garden, Parks, Recreation and Tourism, College of Architecture + Planning, Marriott Library, College of Education, Office of Global Engagement, Graduate School, Honors College

Annalisa Purser
Communications Specialist
Office: 801-581-7295
Cell: 435-232-0312
Academic Affairs (Commencement, Academic Senate), Continuing Education and Community Engagement, University Neighborhood Partners, Office for Equity and Diversity, Sustainability, Student Affairs (ASUU, Bennion Community Service Center, Financial Aid and Scholarships, Veterans Support Center, Wellness Center)

Brooke Adams
Communications Specialist
Office: 801-587-2130
Cell: 801-673-0011
brooke.adams@utah.edu
College of Social and Behavioral Science (Economics; Family & Consumer Studies; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; Ethnic Studies; Gender Studies; Environmental and Sustainability Studies; Health, Society & Policy; Master of Public Administration; Master of Public Policy; Master of International Affairs & Global Enterprises; National Center for Veterans Studies; ROTC); Hinckley Institute of Politics; College of Social Work; S.J. Quinney College of Law; David Eccles School of Business

Shawn Wood
Communications Specialist
Office: 801-585-9244
Cell: 435-201-1729
Human Resources, Alumni, Auxiliary Services, Commuter Services, Facilities/Campus Construction, University Information Technologies (UIT), Union, Social Media

 

 

 

Janelle Hanson
Campus & Community Communications Specialist
Office: 801-587-2128
Cell: 801-850-8111
Editor for @theU, community relations, campus-wide emails, campus community calendar

Paul Gabrielsen
Science Writer
Office: 801-585-6861
Cell: 801-380-8929
College of Science: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics
College of Mines & Earth Science: Atmospheric Science, Geology and Geophysics

Lisa Potter
Science Writer
Office: 801-585-3093
Cell: 949-533-7899
College of Science: Biology, Physics and Astronomy
College of Mines & Earth Science: Metallurgical Engineering, Mining Engineering
College of Social & Behavioral Sciences: Anthropology, Geography
Natural History Museum of Utah

Andrew Thompson
New Media Specialist / Account Executive / Copywriter
Office: 801-581-4020
Social Media, Homepage banners