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 [email protected] or call (202)-994-6460 and the appropriate staff member will respond. 

Lindsay Hamilton, Executive Director of Media Relations

  • Board of Trustees
  • General Counsel
  • Office of the President

Maralee Csellar, Director of Media Relations

  • Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Development and Alumni Relations
  • Finance and Treasurer
  • Faculty Affairs
  • Goverment and Community Relations
  • Human Resources
  • Libraries and Academic Innovation
  • Offices of the Provost: Diversity Initiatives, Faculty Affairs
  • Online Education
  • Safety and Security: GW Police Department, Emergency Management
  • Student Affairs
  • Virginia Science and Technology Campus

TBD, Senior Associate Director of Media Relations

Jason Shevrin, Senior Media Relations Specialist for Politics, Business and Internationals Affairs

  • 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
  • University Centers and Institutes: Center for Cyber and Homeland Security, Program on Extremism 

Timothy PierceMedia Relations Specialist for Science and Research

  • Columbian College of Arts and Sciences: Social and Physical Sciences
  • College of Professional Studies
  • Research
  • School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • School of Nursing
  • Sustainability Initiatives
  • University Centers and Institutes: Global Women's Institute, Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute

Amelia ThompsonMedia Relations Specialist for Arts and Humanities

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

Desiree Bascomb, Media Relations Associate

  • News Monitoring and Analytics
  • Commerical/Documentary Filming Requests
  • Flash Studio Management