The University Communications staff works to tell the UVM story to audiences around the globe -- through our own publications, via social sharing, and through work with the media.

Nicci Brown, chief communications officer,, (802) 656-7870

News and Public Affairs

  • Enrique Corredera, executive director,, (802) 656-2005
  • Jeff Wakefield, associate director,, (802) 578-8830

 Creative Communications Services

  • Josh Brown, writer for science and the environment,, (802) 656-3039
  • Kaitlin Shea Catania, writer for the humanities, education, business, and nursing & health sciences,, (802) 656-8079
  • Andrea Estey, digital content strategist,, (802) 656-5016
  • Jennifer Francoeur, enrollment marketing specialist,, (802) 656-7724
  • Aimee Frost, digital recruitment specialist,, (802) 656-8941
  • Ian Thomas Jansen-Lonnquist, videographer,
  • Riley Lantz, digital content associate,
  • Sally McCay, university photographer,, (802) 656-2965
  • Tom Weaver, Vermont Quarterly editor,, (802) 656-7996
  • Elise Whittemore, art director,, (802) 656-4994

UVM Web Team

  • Megan Thomas, director of web communications,, (802) 656-8411
  • Daniel Lefebvre, front-end web developer, (802) 656-4615
  • Charles Patterson, back-end web developer, charles.patterson@uvm.eduand, (802) 656-1100
  • Tatjana Salcedo, website analyst and special project administrator,, (802) 656-5058
  • Susy Mason, senior website and UX designer,, (802) 656-7883

Office Address and General Contact Info

617 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05405
Phone: (802) 656-2005

After-Hours Media Contact

Media who need to contact University Communications after hours or on weekends should call:

Jeff Wakefield
(802) 578-8830


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