Office of Communications

The Office of Communications is responsible for external communications, including media relations, social media and university news. The communications team creates and distributes news and feature articles, press releases and social media content that promotes the College, its programs and people. The Office of Communications serves the following functions:

College News (The College Today)
The College Today is the official news website of the College of Charleston. An experienced team of editors, writers, photographers and videographers generate and publish content about the College daily.

Media Relations
Media Relations is the primary point of contact for all news media and is responsible for writing and disseminating press releases, responding to media inquiries, and assisting members of the campus community with promotion of major events, achievements and announcements.

Social Media
The College maintains at active presence on all major social media platforms, including FaceBook, Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat, and LinkedIn.

The Communications Team can be reached via e-mail at or by phone at 843.953.3395.

Contact Information

Ron Menchaca
Executive Director, Communications

Mike Robertson
Senior Director, Media Relations

Erin Perkins
Director, Social Media

Amanda Kerr
Director, Communications
Managing Editor, The College Today

Alicia Lutz
Associate Editor for College News