Media Relations

We raise the profile of UTA through media placements, publications and news releases.

What We Do

  1. Utilize storytelling and media engagement as tools to advance the mission of UTA
  2. Produce engaging news stories that capture the work and achievements of our world-class faculty, staff and students
  3. Manage media issues and prepare faculty, staff and students for potential interviews

Contact Media Relations

Jeff Carlton
Executive Director of Communications and Media Relations

Joe Carpenter
Senior Assoc. VP for University Advancement and Chief Communications Officer

Herb Booth
Assistant Director for Media Relations

Cristal Gonzalez
Assistant Director for Media Relations

Assistant Director of Research Communications

Nephtaly Rivera
Assistant Director for Media Relations

Submit a Story Idea

Have an idea for a news story? We collaborate with UTA students, faculty and staff to develop news stories and media placements that highlight and support key initiatives and achievements.

Submit a News Story Idea