Media Contacts

If you are a member of the news media working on a story, please contact one of the staff members below.  Not sure which staff member is the best to contact? Please send an email to gwmedia@gwu.edu and the appropriate staff member will respond. 


Candace SmithAssistant Vice President of Media Relations
202-994-3566

  • Board of Trustees
  • Offices of the President and Provost
  • General Counsel

Maralee CsellarDirector of Media Relations
202-994-7564

  • Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Development and Alumni Relations
  • Emergency Management and Safety Services
  • Finance and Treasurer
  • Faculty Affairs
  • Human Resources
  • Online Education

Kurtis HiattAssociate Director of Media Relations
202-994-1849

  • Campus Development
  • Community Relations
  • Information Technology
  • Student Affairs
  • Sustainability Initiatives
  • Veterans Initiatives

Jason Shevrin, Media Relations Specialist for Politics, Business and Internationals Affairs
202-994-5631

  • Columbian College of Arts and Sciences: Economics, Film Studies, History and Political Science
  • Elliott School of International Affairs
  • Graduate School of Political Management
  • School of Business 
  • School of Media and Public Affairs
  • Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration 

Emily GrebensteinMedia Relations Specialist for Science and Research
202-994-3087

  • Columbian College of Arts and Sciences: Social and Physical Sciences
  • Research, Centers and Institutes
  • School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • School of Nursing
  • Virginia Science and Technology Campus

 

Kurie FitzgeraldMedia Relations Specialist for the Arts and Humanities
202-994-6461

  • Columbian College of Arts and Sciences: Arts and Humanities
  • Corcoran School of the Arts and Design
  • Graduate School of Education and Human Development
  • Lisner Auditorium
  • Luther Brady Art Gallery
  • The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum

Nicole CarlottoMedia Relations Associate
202-994-6466

  • College of Professional Studies