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 operates the UCLA Broadcast Studio. 

Also: Media Contacts at UCLA | Resources for journalists

 

Steve Ritea

Chief Media and Executive Communications Officer
310-794-6845

Mike Fricano

Director, UCLA Media
310-825-0923

Melissa Abraham

Director, Media Relations
323-334-7302

Bill Kisliuk

Director, Media Relations
310-486-3207

Elizabeth Kivowitz

Media Relations, Public Outreach Programs
310-466-8769

Ricardo Vazquez

Director, Media Relations
310-206-3986

Katherine Alvarado

Assistant Director, Media Relations
310-794-6847

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Madeline Adamo

Features Writer | 650-387-1565

Sean Brenner

Editor at Large | 310-825-7794

Alison Hewitt

Senior Media Relations Officer | 310-206-5461

Todd Schindler

Senior Editor | 213-326-6300 

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

Hildie Katibah

Director | 310-206-1460

Matt Boatright-Simon

Director, Video Projects | 310-825-0868

Sebastian Hernandez

Manager  | 310-983-1141

 

Office support

Valarie Haynes

Office Manager | 310-825-5295

Chris Stanton

Media Relations Assistant | 310-825-2585