University Communications

University Communications

University of Cincinnati Media Contacts

UC Office of Public Relations

513-556-3001
Postal Address
P.O. Box 210141
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati OH 45221-0141

Greg Vehr.

Greg Vehr

Vice President for Governmental Relations & University Communications
University Spokesperson
UC Email: greg.vehr@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0634
Phone: 513-556-3028

MB Reilly.

MB Reilly

Director Public Relations
UC Email: mary-bridget.reilly@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0141
Phone: 513-556-1824

  • African-American Cultural & Research Center
  • Adult and Continuing Education
  • Board of Trustees
    • University Rules
  • Campus Master Plan
    • UC Architect
    • Construction Management
  • Center for Community Engagement
  • College of Education, Criminal Justice and Human Services
  • College of Law
  • Communiversity
  • Ethnic Programs and Services
  • Housing and Food Services
  • Institute for Policy Research/Ohio Poll
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)
  • President's Cabinet
  • Public Safety
    • Crime Prevention
  • Student Affairs and Services
  • UC Women's Center
  • University Libraries/UC Digital Press
  • University Ombuds
John Bach.

John Bach

Ass't. Dir. Public Relations; UC Magazine Editor
UC Email: john.bach@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0141
Phone: 513-556-5224

  • Alumni Affairs
  • College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
  • Experienced-Based Learning and Career Education (co-op programs)
  • UC Foundation
  • UC Magazine
Jac Kern

Jac Kern

Public Information Officer
UC Email: kernjc@ucmail.uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0141
Phone: 513-556-1825

  • College of Engineering and Applied Science
  • Honors Scholars Program
  • Information Technology
  • Institute for Global Studies and Affairs
  • International Student Services
  • Office of Intellectual Property (patents and licensing)
  • Research and Advanced Studies
  • UC Research Institute
Rachel Richardson

Rachel Richardson

Public Information Officer
UC Email: rachel.richardson@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0141
Phone: 513-556-5219

  • Admissions and Enrollment Management
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Lindner College of Business
  • E-Currents Editor

 
Other Media Contacts:

College-Conservatory of Music

Curt Whitacre

Curt Whitacre

Public Information Officer
UC E-mail: curt.whitacre@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0003
Phone: 513-556-2683

 
Clermont College

Mae Hanna

Mae Hanna

Asst. Dean, Marketing and Communications
UC E-mail: mae.hanna@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0162
Phone: 513-732-5332

 
UC Blue Ash College

Pete Gemmer

Pete Gemmer

Director of Communications
UC E-mail: gemmerpa@ucmail.uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0086
Phone: 513-745-5600

 
Sports Information

Ryan Koslen

Ryan Koslen

Assoc. Athletic Director/Strategic Communications
UC E-mail: ryan.koslen@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0021
Phone: 513-497-3132

Academic Health Center Public Relations

Richard Puff.

Richard Puff

Ass't. VP AHC Public Relations and Comm.
UC Email: richard.puff@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0550
Phone: 513-558-0448

  • Academic Health Center 
  • Academic Health Center history 
  • College of Medicine Office of Research 
  • University Health Services 
  • Biomedical Informatics
Katie Pence.

Katie Pence

Assistant Director, AHC Public Relations
UC Email: katie.pence@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0550
Phone: 513-558-4561

  • Cincinnati Cancer Center 
  • UC Cancer Institute 
  • Cancer and Cell Biology 
  • Environmental Genetics and Molecular Toxicology Division (Environmental Health) 
  • Gynecologic Oncology 
  • Hematology Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology 
  • Radiology 
  • Surgical Oncology 
  • Thoracic Surgery 
  • Plastic Surgery 
  • Cancer-focused faculty within other colleges/departments
Bill Bangert.

Bill Bangert

Public Information Officer, AHC
UC Email: bill.bangert@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0050
Phone: 513-558-4519

  • College of Nursing
  • College of Allied Health Sciences
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Surgery (excluding cardiac and oncology)
  •      Colon & Rectal
  •      General Surgery
  •      Oral & Maxillofacial
  •      Plastic & Reconstructive (Burn Surgery)
  •      Trauma and Critical Care
  •      Urology
  •      Vascular Surgery
  • Hoxworth (research)
Angela Koenig.

Angela Koenig

Public Information Officer, AHC
UC Email: angela.koenig@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0550
Phone: 513-558-4625

  • James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy 
  • Anesthesiology 
  • Dermatology 
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology (excluding gyn/onc) 
  • Ophthalmology 
  • Orthopaedic Surgery 
  • Women’s Health Research Program 
  • Cincinnati Diabetes and Obesity Center 
  • Endocrinology 
  • Diabetes and Metabolism Division (including diabetes/bone centers and obesity research) 
  • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 
  • Family and Community Medicine 
  • Geriatric Medicine 
  • Center for Integrative Medicine and Health 
  • Transplant Surgery.
  • Publications: College of Pharmacy Alumni Newsletter
Cedric Ricks

Cedric Ricks

Public Information Officer, AHC
UC Email: cedric.ricks@uc.edu
Mail Location: ML 0550
Phone: 513-558-4657

  • UC Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute
  • College of Medicine Education and Student Affairs/Admissions 
  • Diversity 
  • Cardiac Surgery 
  • Internal Medicine 
  • Cardiology 
  • Digestive Diseases 
  • General Internal Medicine 
  • Immunology 
  • Allergy and Rheumatology 
  • Infectious Diseases 
  • Nephrology 
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine 
  • Pharmacology and Cell Biophysics 
  • Molecular and Cellular Physiology 
  • Molecular Genetics 
  • Biochemistry and Microbiology 
  • Publications: Internal View Editor
Alison Sampson.

Alison Sampson

Public Information Officer, AHC
UC Email: alison.sampson@uc.edu
Mail Location:
ML0050
Phone: 513-558-4559

  • UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute 
  • Neurology 
  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Neurosurgery 
  • Environmental Health 
  • Masters of Public Health 
  • Otolaryngology (ENT) 
  • Office Editor. 
  • Publications: E-Health News Daily, Cincinnati Medicine

 
Public Safety

Michele Ralston

Michele T. Ralston

Public Information Officer
UC E-mail: michele.ralston@uc.edu
Mail Location:
ML 0160
Phone: 513-556-5663