University of California, Riverside

University Advancement

University Communications

About University Communications

The UC Riverside University Communications department is responsible for creating integrated programs that publicize and support the university's mission of teaching, research and service to audiences through first-person communication, programs and publications.

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Our Departments

Creative Design Services

From conception to delivery, UCR's award-winning in-house design team help colleges and departments produce communication projects that tell your story to the world.


From advertising to publications, creative development to market research, the Marketing team is responsible for developing and implementing integrated marketing strategies that enhance the university's image and reputation.

Media Relations

The Media Relations team communicates with media around the world to spread the news about what is happening at UC Riverside. They are also responsible for several publications, including UCR Magazine and Inside UCR.

Video Production

UCR's primary source for original video and television programming. Its facilities have full post-production capabilities and are a vast resource of the campus and the Inland Southern California community.

Contact Us

Tel: (951) 827-6397 (951.UCR.NEWS)

Lille Bose Publications Editor
Work(951) 827-2645
Bob Bottomley Senior Web Architect
Work(951) 827-2641
Kendall Burks Marketing Coordinator
Work(951) 827-5246
Richard Chang Senior Public Information Officer
Work(951) 827-5893
Lisa Cusick Budget and Operations Manager
Work(951) 827-7847
Krissy Danforth Multi Media Graphic Designer
Work(951) 827-2632
Tess Eyrich Senior Public Information Officer
Work(951) 827-1287
James E Grant jr Assistant Vice Chancellor
Work(951) 827-6047
Sandra Baltazar Martinez Writer-Editor
Work(951) 827-2653
Margene Mastin-Schepps Executive Director, Marketing and Creative Services
Work(951) 827-2494
Kelly McGrail Social Media Specialist
Work(951) 827-4919
Jennifer Anne Merrett Development/Campaign Communications Manager
Work(951) 827-5495
Konrad S Nagy Editorial Assistant
Work(951) 827-6049
Sarah Nightingale Senior Public Information Officer
Work(951) 827-4580
Iqbal Pittalwala Senior Public Information Officer
Work(951) 827-6050
Christina Rodriguez Producer/Videographer
Work(951) 827-2630
Brad Rowe Senior Publications Coordinator
Work(951) 827-2631
Luis Sanz Creative Director
Work(951) 827-7178
Omar Shamout Senior Editor
Work(951) 827-2495
David Paglinawan Silos Broadcast Communications Specialist
Work(951) 827-6071
Desiree Valle Applications Web Programmer
Work(951) 827-4632
JD Warren Director of Media Relations
Work(951) 827-4756
Denise N Wolf Multimedia Graphic Designer
Work(951) 827-5187
Christy Zwicke Producer/Videographer
Work(951) 827-4593

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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