Director of News & Media
Duties: Lead on pitching and marketing faculty, students and programs to local, national, international and new media. Also serves as spokesperson and contact for press queries.
Beat: Administration,Economic Development and Business Innovation, Historic Campus, School of Law liaison, Swem Library Liaison, William & Mary Police Department PIO, University Advancement liaison (with Erin Zagursky)
Meet the Team
Senior Associate Director of University News
Duties: Serves as primary writer for major events and general assignment. Also helps coordinate the News & Media social network sites, has the lead on web posting of news stories and photos and also serves as backup spokesperson and contact for press queries.
Beat: Major Events, Civic Engagement, Student Health and Wellness, Diversity, Rankings, Information Technology liaison, University Advancement liaison (with Suzanne Seurattan)
Assistant Director for Social Media Strategy
Office: Discovery 2, room 130
Phone: (757) 221-1929
Duties: Responsible for the strategy and content production for William & Mary's main social media channels. Provides community management and emergency communications support. Leads the university social media users group.
Social Media Content Specialist
Duties: As a Content Specialist for the William & Mary social media team, he helps to share the day-to-day happenings in Williamsburg through a digital lens.
Beat: Social media
Duties: Serves as a writer for the William & Mary News website, including general assignment and beat coverage.
Beat: Art & Art History, Theatre, Speech and Dance, Music, Business School liaison, School of Education liaison, Philosophy, Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies, Muscarelle Museum of Art liaison, Athletics liaison, Sustainability liaison, Sociology, Classical Studies, Medieval & Renaissance Studies, Religious Studies, Africana Studies, Film & Media Studies
Duties: Serves as a writer for the William & Mary News website, including general assignment and beat coverage. Also assists with media relations and press queries.
Beat: English, History, Government, Economics, Public Policy, Modern Languages and Literatures, International Relations, Linguistics, American Studies, Military Science. Liaison to the Reves Center, AidData and the Global Research Institute.
Di Marzio, Antonella
Senior Research Writer
Duties: Serves as lead on research communications.
Beat: Anthropology, Applied Science, Biology, CAMS, Center for Archaeological Research, Center for Conservation Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science/Keck Lab, Geology, Jefferson Lab/Fermi Lab liaison, Kinesiology, Mathematics, Neuroscience, Physics, Psychological Sciences, and graduate programs in Arts & Sciences.
Public Relations Specialist and Assistant to the Chief Communications Officer
Duties: Coordinates daily distribution of clips, office support, media tracking and management of News & Media archives.
Beat: Daily Clips, Media Tracking, Crime Log, Dean's List
Office: Discovery 2, room 136B
Duties: Serves as primary photographer for marketing, major events and general news assignments. Provides photography for primarily W&M News, Social Media, Web & Design and Advancement but also for the entire university.
Phone: (757) 221-1309