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  1. Helen Dodson, Director of Communications & Outreach

    CAS - Dean's Office

    Helen came to AU after several years as a press officer for science and medicine at Yale University. Her earlier career was in broadcast journalism, as a producer and writer for NBC News and CBS-local in New York. She is a native New Yorker, but pref… More

    Send email to Helen Dodson

    (202) 885-2514

  1. Emily Davis, Communication Coordinator, AU Arts

    CAS - Dean's Office

    Emily joined AU in March 2015. She is responsible for promoting the performing and visual arts events for the College of Arts and Sciences. Before coming to AU, Emily served as director of marketing & communications for Historic Richmond and as commu… More

    Send email to Emily Davis

    (202) 885-3849

  2. Patty Housman, Communications Manager

    CAS - Dean's Office

    Send email to Patty Housman

    (202) 885-1781

  3. Thomas Meal, College Webmaster

    CAS - Dean's Office

    After working at NYC webshops Softcom and Interactive Video Technologies and teaching design, writing, and criticism at Rutgers, Thomas stumbled into a moment of good judgment, following the love of his life to DC and joining AU.

    Send email to Thomas Meal

    (202) 885-2253

  4. Emily Schmidt, CAS Marketing and Communications Manager

    CAS - Dean's Office

    Emily began working for the College of Arts and Sciences in September 2008. Previous to working at AU, Emily was the Director of Press and Marketing at Dance Place and held House Management positions at Arena Stage and Imagination Stage.

    Send email to Emily Schmidt

    (202) 885-2528