Develop a communications management plan including key messages and feedback/engagement opportunities in support of the development process for the new academic unit for both internal and external audiences.  


  • Renee Kopkowski, Vice President, Institute Communications
  • Jennifer Herazy, Associate Vice President for Strategy and Administration, Office of the Provost and Office of the Executive Vice President for Research

Working Group Roster

  • Sonia Alvarez-Robinson, Executive Director of Strategic Consulting
  • Susan Burns, Associate Chair for Finance and Administration, Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Ann Claycombe, Director of Communications, College of Computing
  • Juana Cunningham, Senior Director of Strategic Consulting
  • Michael Hagearty, Assistant Vice President of Campus News and Special Events, Institute Communications
  • Shannon Helton-Amos, Director of Marketing and Digital Strategy, GTPE
  • Susie Ivy, Director of Organizational, Academic and Research Communications, Institute Communications
  • Claire Kinane, Program Operations Manager, C21U
  • Morgan McCombs, Director of State Relations, Institute Relations
  • Alex Orso, Associate Dean of Off-Campus and Special Initiatives, College of Computing
  • Rachael Pocklington, Program Director of Strategic Communications and Initiatives, Institute Communications
  • Laura Pusateri, Director of Employee Engagement and Well-Being, Georgia Tech Human Resources
  • Joëlle Walls, Communications Manager, CEISMC
  • Sara Warner, Senior Director of Communications, Student Engagement and Well-Being