Our Staff

The Office of Communications and Marketing comprises professionals with experience in strategic communications planning; media relations; marketing; web development; digital media; writing and design.

Office of the Vice President for Communications and Marketing

  • Joseph A. Brennan
    Vice President for Communications and Marketing(518) 956-8150
  • Rebecca Salinas
    Administrative Assistant rsalinas@albany.edu


  • Jennifer Carron(518) 956-7940
    Director of Marketing Services
    Licensing Director
  • Terry Telesca
    Office Manager marketingservices@albany.edu
  • Jill Reid
    Art Director
  • Bonny Curless
  • Hilary Knox
    Digital Marketing Manager
  • Ashley DelSignore
    Content Manager
  • Fred Doyle
    Web Services Director
  • Brian Smith
    Web Developer Manager
  • Shivam Parikh
    Web Developer

News and Communications

  • Kristin Marshall(518) 956-8150
    Director of News and Communications
  • Karl Luntta
    Director of Media Relations
  • Vincent Reda
    Senior Writer/Editor
  • Greta Petry
  • Michael Parker
    Associate Director of Communications 
  • Mike Nolan
    Communications Specialist 
  • Lisa Taylor
    Operations Manager

Digital Media

  • Paul Miller(518) 956-8155
    Director of Digital Media
  • Brian Busher
  • Bill Pyke
  • Mark Schmidt