Communications is responsible for the development and implementation of comprehensive communications strategies to reach multiple University audiences and constituencies. The office is also responsible for media relations for the UNC President and UNC Board of Governors. The office acts as a liaison between the President’s Office and communications officers for all UNC campuses and affiliates and various state agencies. 

In addition, Communications writes and produces stories of interest to the people of North Carolina. The office also maintains the University branding resources and logos and provides oversight of selected publications and special projects.


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Detail your request in writing to Josh Ellis. Please refer to the policy for more information. 


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The staff works directly with the campuses through the UNC Communications Council.

Camille Barkley
Associate Vice President for Strategic Communications

Josh Ellis
Associate Vice President for Media Relations

Aaron Hawkins
Digital Communications Manager

Phillip Ramati
Communications Specialist