Media Relations and Public Outreach
This office serves journalists covering breaking news, campuswide issues and student affairs and responds to general media inquiries. Media Relations and Public Outreach produces UCLA Newsroom, maintains the Media Guide to UCLA Experts and operates the UCLA Broadcast Studio.
Phil Hampton, Director of Media Relations (310) 206-1460
Ricardo Vazquez, Assistant Director (310) 206-3986
Admissions, financial aid, international students, online education.
Tod Tamberg, Assistant Director (310) 825-0680
Labor relations, UCPD and fire department, fundraising, facilities, intellectual property.
Stuart Wolpert Senior media relations officer (310) 206-0511
Physical sciences, life sciences.
Meg Sullivan Senior media relations officer (310) 825-1046
Humanities, social sciences.
Alison Hewitt Senior media relations officer (310) 206-5461
Environment, transportation, International Institute, Volunteer Center, dining halls, Graduate Division and recreation.
Rebecca Kendall Senior media relations officer (310) 825-1176
Capital programs, student health, residence halls.
UCLA Health System
For media inquiries regarding UCLA medical centers, hospitals and the David Geffen School of Medicine.
Call (310) 794-0777
Roxanne Yamaguchi Moster Director (310) 794-2264
For media inquiries regarding sports and athletics at UCLA.
Liza David Sports Information Director (310) 206-8140
Individual schools have their own media contacts. They are listed below.
Anderson School of Management
Graduate School of Education and Information Studies
Kathleen Wyer (310) 206-0513
Luskin School of Public Affairs
Alex Boekelheide Executive Director, Communications (310) 206-0159
School of the Arts and Architecture
Anne Marie Burke Director of Communications and Public Outreach (310) 825-4140
School of Dentistry
Brianna Aldrich Communications and Media Coordinator (310) 206-0835
Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
Bill Kisliuk Director, Media Relations and Marketing (310) 206-0540
School of Law
Lauri Gavel Director of Communications (310) 206-2611
School of Nursing
Laura Perry Director of Communications (310) 794-4022
Fielding School of Public Health
Carla Denly Director of Communications (310) 825-6738
School of Theater, Film and Television
Sandy Hall Executive Director, Communications (310) 206-6835
Other campus units
Work directly with these contacts on stories in their areas.
Natalee Ellars Senior Director, Alumni Marketing and Membership (310) 206-2139
Center for Health Policy Research
Gwendolyn Driscoll Director of Communications (310) 794-0930
Film and Television Archive
Kelly Graml Marketing and Communications Officer (310) 206-8588
Fowler Museum at UCLA
Stacey Abarbanel Director of Marketing and Communications (310) 825-4288
Sarah Stifler Director of Communications (310) 443-7056
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
Shaun Mason Media Relations Director (310) 206-2805
Peggy McInerny Director of Communications (310) 794-7226
Dawn Setzer Director of Library Communications (310) 825-0746