William Beaman Sr Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Bill Beaman is an adjunct professor in the School of Communication. Founding Partner of JephsonBeaman LLC (www.jephsonbeaman.com), he has worked with clients at the highest level—from CEOs to governme

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Curtis Carey Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Dr. Curtis Carey is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. As a national press officer in Washington, D.C. he has worked on issues ranging from public health to the environment and energy polic

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Matthew Charles Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

For over a decade, Matt has provided a suite of public and community relations services for a number of nonprofits, government organizations and small businesses and startups. He served as director of

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Brenda Foster Adjunct Instructor

Brenda K. Foster is an Adjunct Instructor in the School of Communication with more than 20 years’ experience directing strategic communications for government, university, foundation and non-profit or

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Gillie Haynes Adjunct Instructor

Gillie Haynes is an accomplished communications expert, professor, author and former journalist with experience in print, broadcast journalism and public relations. In addition to her work as an Adjun

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Adam Konowe Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Adam Konowe is adjunct professor of communication, teaching classes at the undergraduate and graduate levels. He is also vice president of client strategy at TMP Worldwide, where he specializes in bus

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Robert Lehrman Adjunct Professor

Bob Lehrman is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He is a novelist, teacher, and speechwriter for dozens of Democratic political figures including Vice President Al Gore. He’s author of the

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Pilar McKay Adjunct Assistant Professor SOC - School of Communication

Pilar McKay, Ph.D. is a full-time professor of Public Communication. Trained as a social research methodologist, she worked in advertising and public opinion polling prior to teaching at SOC at Americ

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Bianca Prade Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Bianca Prade is a Senior Vice President in SKDKnickerbocker’s strategic communications practice. Her work is focused on providing strategic communications advice for Fortune 500 companies, non-profit

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Arthur Swift Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

As an adjunct professor at American University, I have taught Writing for Strategic Communications and Public Relations Writing. I am also Managing Editor and Chief of Content at Gallup. Prior to Gall

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Joseph Walsh Adjunct Instructor

Joe Walsh is a political and communications strategist and advisor with senior leadership experience at the national, state and local level. Joe currently leads national communication and public affai

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Kenneth Walsh Hurst Adj Professorial Lecturer

Kenneth T. Walsh has covered the White House and national politics for U.S. News & World Report since 1986, and is currently a contributor and White House and political analyst for U.S. News. He has w

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Greg Wolf Adjunct Instructor

Greg Wolf is the Deputy Director of Public Affairs at the National Nuclear Security Administration, which is responsible for the safety, security, and effectiveness of the U.S. nuclear weapons stockpi

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Cameron Zotter Adjunct Instructor

Cameron Zotter is an adjunct professor in the School of Communication. He is also the Digital Content Director at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace where he directs the production of mult

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