Media Contacts

Office of Media Relations
2121 Eye St., NW
Rice Hall 5th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20052

Phone: 202-994-6460
Fax: 202-994-9025


Media Contacts

Media contacts

This information is provided for members of the media. To contact other members of the GW community, visit the GW directory.

Candace Smith
Executive Director of Media Relations

  • Major Announcements and Initiatives
  • Offices of the President and Provost
  • University Administration News
  • Board of Trustees
  • Office of General Counsel

Maralee Csellar
Director of Media Relations

  • Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Development and Alumni Relations
  • Office of Executive Vice President and Treasurer
  • School of Media and Public Affairs
  • Military and Veterans Initiatives
  • Politics
       Graduate School of Political Management
  • Safety and Security
  • Human Resources

Kurtis Hiatt
Associate Director of Media Relations

  • University Business Operations
  • Graduate School of Education and Human Development
  • Sustainability
  • Dean of Student Affairs
  • Campus Development and Community Relations
  • Columbian College of Arts and Sciences - social and physical sciences
  • School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • Office of the Vice President for Research
       Office of Technology Transfer

       Cybersecurity Initiative
       Global Women's Institute
       Computational Biology Institute
  • Virginia Science and Technology Campus
       School of Nursing
  • GW Homeland Security Policy Institute

Angela Olson
Media Relations Specialist

  • Arts and Culture
       Arts Initiative
       Civil War Project
       Columbian College of Arts and Sciences - arts
       Gelman Library
       GW Museum
       Lisner Auditorium
       Luther Brady Art Gallery
  • Law School
  • Office of Civic Engagement and Public Service
  • Elliott School of International Affairs
  • School of Business

Nicole Carlotto
Media Relations Associate

  • Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Administration
  • College of Professional Studies

Athletics Communications Office
For sports-related media inquiries, please call 202-994-9003 or e-mail