David Ochsner, Director of Public Affairs, 512-475-9712
Focuses on strengthening the college’s reputation and improving public understanding of the value of a liberal arts education. Working closely with the dean, the president's communications office, and the college's public affairs team, he oversees all aspects of communications services within the College of Liberal Arts.
Rachel Griess, Public Affairs Specialist II, 512-471-2689
Specializes in media relations, press releases and online stories. She manages the college’s daily clips report. Please contact for media inquiries, press releases and news items for the college’s homepage.
Emily Nielsen, Public Affairs Specialist II, 512-232-6504
Serves as lead writer for all print and online stories highlighting student success in the College of Liberal Arts. Manages and maintains the college’s social media channels and events calendar. Oversees web content for the College of Liberal Arts website and affiliated sites.
Allen Quigley, Assistant Director for Branding and Marketing, 512-471-6191
Michelle Bryant, Assistant Director of Public Affairs, 512-232-4730
Serves as editor in chief for Life & Letters magazine. Works closely with the director to assist with the development and management of all aspects of marketing and communications within the college. Please contact to submit story ideas for the magazine and forthcoming books.