For the Media

SIU Carbondale welcomes inquiries from media representatives seeking information about the university or comment from faculty and staff experts. Contact the following individuals below for assistance.


Administration and General Information

Rae Goldsmith, chief marketing and communications officer and university spokesperson, 618/453-2589 (office); 618/303-9997 (cell)


Campus Expertise

Agricultural Sciences

Andrea Hahn, communications and marketing strategist, 618/453-2814

Applied Sciences and Arts

Pete Rosenbery, assistant director for communications and marketing, 618/453-1439

Business

Christi Mathis, communications and marketing strategist, 618/453-6707

Education and Human Services

Christi Mathis, communications and marketing strategist, 618/453-6707

Engineering

Tim Crosby, communications and marketing strategist, 618/453-5308

Law

Pete Rosenbery, assistant director for communications and marketing, 618/453-1439 

Liberal Arts

Andrea Hahn, communications and marketing strategist, 618/453-2814

Mass Communication and Media Arts

Pete Rosenbery, assistant director for communications and marketing, 618/453-1439

Medicine

Karen Carlson, director of public affairs and community relations, School of Medicine, 217/545-3854

Science

Tim Crosby, communications and marketing strategist, 618/453-5308


Advertising

Peter Lucas, assistant director of marketing and advertising, 618/453-3376


Athletics

Tom Weber, director of media services, Athletics, 618/453-7235


Freedom of Information Officer 

Beth Chester, FOIA officer, 618/453-6796 (please visit our Freedom of Information Act page for our policy and FOIA request form)