Media contacts at UCLA
For general UCLA media inquiries, please call 310-825-2585 or contact us by email.
For our latest campus news, visit the UCLA Newsroom website.
For UCLA Health media inquiries, please call 310-267-7022.
For UCLA Athletics media inquiries, please call 310-206-8140.
UCLA Media Relations
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Eddie North-Hager Director of Media Relations 310-780-3417
Ricardo Vazquez Director of Media Relations 310-206-3986
Jessica Wolf Director of Arts Communications and Marketing 310-825-1046
Katherine Alvarado Assistant Director of Media Relations 310-794-6847
Alison Hewitt Senior Media Relations Officer 310-206-5461
Climate change and environment, humanities, Volunteer Center, veterans.
Elizabeth Kivowitz Senior Media Relations Officer 310-466-8769
Social sciences, politics, economics, anthropology, technology and society, immigration, Center for Community Engagement, international and foreign policy experts.
Ron Mackovich-Rodriguez Senior Media Relations Officer 310-340-3911
University events and initiatives, community engagement, campus life, sustainability.
Holly Ober Senior Media Relations Officer 310-956-6465
Physical sciences, life sciences, space and astronomy, geology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, statistics, atmospheric and oceanic sciences, evolution, ecology, biology, molecular genetics, psychology.
Barbra Ramos Assistant Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Communications 310-844-3582
Ethnic studies, race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, accessibility and disability.
UCLA Health/David Geffen School of Medicine
For media inquiries regarding UCLA medical centers, hospitals and the David Geffen School of Medicine.
Call 310-267-7022 | UCLA Health Sciences newsroom
For media inquiries regarding intercollegiate sports and athletics at UCLA.
Liza David Sports Information Director 310-206-8140
UCLA professional schools
The professional schools provide media contacts in their areas.
School of the Arts and Architecture
Anne Marie Burke Executive Director, Strategic Communications 310-825-4140
School of Dentistry
Ben Alkaly Director of Communications 310-206-0835
School of Education and Information Studies
John McDonald Director of Media Relations 310-880-5332
Samueli School of Engineering
Christine Wei-li Lee Assistant Dean, Chief Marketing Communications Officer 310-206-0540
School of Law
Annabel Adams Assistant Dean of Communications 562-682-5230
Anderson School of Management
Herb Alpert School of Music
Robert Baker Interim Director of Strategic Communications and Marketing 310-825-4215
School of Nursing
Aaron Hilf Director of Communications 310-903-6654
Luskin School of Public Affairs
Les Dunseith Executive Director of Communications 310-206-5252
Fielding School of Public Health
Carla Denly Associate Dean for Marketing and Communications 424-832-6408
School of Theater, Film and Television
Crystal Santana Director of Marketing and Communications 310-206-9503
Other campus units
Many departments provide their own media contacts.
Estellaleigh Franenberg Creative Director, UCLA Alumni Marketing and Communications 310-794-5189
Broad Stem Cell Research Center
Tiare Dunlap Director of Communications, Marketing, Education and Outreach 310-429-2049
California NanoSystems Institute
Nicole Wilkins Director of Strategic Communications 310-869-6835
Center for Health Policy Research
Tiffany Lopes Director of Communications and Publications 310-794-0930
Center for Immigration Law and Policy
Hayley Burgess Communications Strategist
Chicano Studies Research Center
Rebecca Epstein Communications and Academic Programs Officer 310-206-9185
Depression Grand Challenge
Anne Dahlem Director of Communications 949-400-2055
Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Evan George Communications Director 323-877-8404
Film and Television Archive
Marisa Soto Marketing and Communications Officer 310-206-8588
Fowler Museum at UCLA
Erin Connors Director of Communications and Engagement 310-825-4288
Hammer Museum at UCLA
Nancy Lee Senior Manager, Public Relations 310-443-7016
Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz Performance at UCLA
Daniel Seeff West Coast Director 310-206-9700
Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
David Colgan Director of Communications 818-203-2858
Peggy McInerny Director of Communications 310-794-7226
The Promise Institute for Human Rights
Natalie Monsanto Communications and Development Manager
Sustainable LA Grand Challenge
Jonathan Van Dyke Communications and Public Relations Manager 310-825-9118
Technology Development Group
Marivi Valcourt Marketing Manager 310-569-1764
UCLA Labor Center
Veena Hampapur Director of Communications Director 213-370-9601
Ariane Bicho Director of Communications and Marketing 760-836-2153
Rachel Dowd Communications Manager 310-206-8982