UCLA Media Relations

Media Relations handles news media inquiries and publishes UCLA Newsroom

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Media Relations replies to news media inquiries and provides media relations services and issues management for UCLA faculty and leadership. The unit publishes UCLA Newsroom and @UCLANews on Twitter and operates the UCLA Broadcast Studio. 

Also: Media Contacts at UCLA | Resources for journalists

Tod Tamberg

Senior Executive Director of Media Relations
310-825-0680

Kevin Roderick

Director, UCLA Newsroom website
310-825-4854

Ricardo Vazquez

Associate Director of Media Relations
310-206-3986

Katherine Alvarado

Assistant Director of Media Relations
310-794-6847

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Sean Brenner

Editor at large | 310-825-7794

Mike Fricano

Features editor | 310-825-0923

Alison Hewitt

Senior media relations officer | 310-206-5461

Rebecca Kendall

Senior writer-editor | 310-825-1176

Patricia Marroquin

Senior editor-writer | 310-825-8523

Christelle Snow

Social media and communications manager | 310-206-2760

Jessica Wolf

Senior media relations officer | 310-825-1046

Stuart Wolpert

Senior media relations officer | 310-206-0511

For a full roster of media contacts at UCLA, visit this page.

 

UCLA Broadcast Studio

Sebastian Hernandez

Broadcast studio manager  | 310-983-1141

John Vande Wege

Associate producer | 310-983-1143

 

Video projects

Matt Boatright-Simon

Director of Video Projects  | 310-562-5784

 

Office support

Valarie Haynes

Office manager | 310-825-5295

Chris Stanton

Media relations assistant | 310-825-2585