School of Education, Teaching and Health
Mary Beth Wood joined AU's media relations team in January 2010 after relocating from New York City. In her current role, Mary Beth is responsible for generating internal and external awareness and publicity for the School of International Service and the School of Public Affairs. As a liaison to the media, Mary Beth's responsibilities include producing effective press strategies, media training faculty and managing on and off site interviews, partnering with publishing houses and internal and external teams, writing and editing news announcements, press releases, pitch letters and more.
Prior to American University, Mary Beth worked in corporate public relations for Avon Products, Inc., Victoria's Secret PINK, Bratskeir|Seidman, and most recently represented multiple celebrity partners and their brands as head of Coty Beauty's North Americas press office in NYC.
BA in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations and Advertising
- Favorite Spot on Campus
- The new SIS building!
- Favorite Place in Washington DC
- Politics and Prose
- Book Currently Reading
- Journey Into America: the Challenge of Islam
- Languages Spoken
- English, Spanish
- Contact Info
- For the Media
To request an interview for a
news story, call AU Communications
at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.