Contact Media Relations

Media Relations is responsible for proactively communicating news and information regarding the University’s achievements, faculty research, academic programs and events to the local, regional, national and international news media. We encourage faculty members and senior administrators to interact with the news media regarding their areas of expertise.

701 S. Nedderman Drive
Box 19116
Arlington, TX 76019
Phone: 817-272-2761
Fax: 817-272-2755
Location: 421 University Administration Building

Need directions? Email University spokesperson Joe Carpenter

Joe Carpenter

Sr. Assoc. Vice President for University Advancement and Chief Communications Officer | Office: 817‑272‑0979, Cell: 443-603-3522

Jeff Carlton

Executive Director of Communications and Media Relations | Office: 817-272-5364, Cell: 817-600-2429

Neph Rivera

Assistant Director of Media Relations | Office: 817-272-9124, Cell: 718-619-6351

Cristal Gonzalez

Assistant Director of Media Relations | Office: 817-272-9845, Cell: 214-757-9448


Assistant Director of Research Communications | Office: 817-272-0864

Brian Lopez

Assistant Director of Media Relations | Office: 817-272-3119, Cell: 469-316-0449

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