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University Media Relations

The Media Relations team seeks to maximize significant positive media coverage of the University, its people and programs by cultivating relationships with reporters and editors to improve acceptance of story ideas, facilitating media’s ability to access information and by communicating effectively about the achievements of the institution, its faculty and students, externally and internally.

Mike Rosen

Executive Director of Media Relations
Phone: 713-743-8155
Cell: 512-659-6213

Shawn Lindsey

Senior Director of Media Relations and Social Media
Phone: 713-743-5725
Cell: 806-535-0545

Chris Stipes

Director of Media Relations, Digital Programming team lead, Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, Department of Health and Human Performance, Graduate College of Social Work, Honors College, Clinical Health, Auxiliary Services
Phone: 713-743-8186
Cell: 832-567-8384

Laurie Fickman

Senior Media Relations Specialist, Media Relations Representative for UH Health, Health research, College of Pharmacy, College of Optometry, Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Nursing, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics (health)  
Phone: 713-743-8454 
Cell: 713-540-3617

Jeannie Kever

Senior Media Relations Specialist, Media Relations Representative for UH Energy, Research, Cullen College of Engineering, College of Technology, Texas Center for Superconductivity, and Center for Advanced Materials
Phone: 713-743-0778
Cell: 713-504-3769

S. Sara Tubbs

Senior Media Relations Specialist, Media Relations Representative for Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts, Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design, College of Education, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLASS), Division of Student Affairs
Phone: 713-743-4248
Cell: 786-877-0421

Greg Ortiz

Manager of Media Production
Phone: 713-743 7308

Aaron Rodriguez

Videographer/Editor II
Phone: 713-743-8177