University Communications Staff

University Communications is RIT’s news and public relations department, part of the Division of Marketing and Communications. University Communications staff members cover beats related to specific disciplines and responsibilities. Beats and contact information are provided below.

Email: RITNews@rit.edu
Twitter: @RITtigers

Internal Mail: Brown Hall/Building 86
U.S. Mail: University Communications, 22 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, N.Y. 14623-5608

Bob Finnerty
AVP Communications/Chief Communications Officer
585-329-2267
  • Office of the President
  • 2018-2025 Strategic Plan
  • University strategic initiatives
Ellen Rosen
Director University Communications
585-475-4950
Carl Langsenkamp
Director of Public Information and Internal Communications
585-261-8632
  • Reputations, issues, and crisis management
  • Internal communications
Mindy Mozer
Associate Director University Communications
585-475-7616
Stephen Jaynes
Athletic Communications Director
585-475-6154
Susan Rosinski
Senior Staff Specialist
585-475-5212
Joe Venniro
Director, Athletic Communications
585-475-5598