Ad/PR Network

Ad/PR Network Board

The Ad/PR Network Board draws talented members who enjoy sharing their time with students and other alumni, and who are clearly experts in many fields. As part of an effort to support faculty members in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications, the Alumni Board has created a booklet compiling their expertise in one place. Alumni Expertise

  • Joe Berwanger
    1970, Broadcasting // Owner/President, Innovations Marketing Group; Executive Vice President, ContentWISE; Partner, B&C Holdings
  • Zach Dugan
    2013, Public Relations // Corporate Communications Specialist, Samsung Electronics America
  • Meghan Ervine
    2018, Public Relations // Student Representative
  • Dean Giammarco
    2019, Advertising // Student Representative
  • Kathy Heasley
    1983, Advertising // Founder & President, HEASLEY&PARTNERS Inc.
  • Adam La Marca
    2008, Journalism // Account Director, Samba TV (
  • Alyssa Larson
    2009, Advertising and a minor in Business and the Liberal Arts // Digital Marketing Manager, RuMe Inc.
  • Victoria Maggio
    2013, Public Relations and Integrative Arts // Account Manager, Google
  • Monica Miller
    1990, Mass Communications // Sr. Director, Analytics, Autotrader/CoxAutomotive
  • Lauren Raisl
    2003, Advertising // CEO, Purple Ocean Ventures
  • Richard Rapp
    1979, Advertising // President, Altamira
  • Tom Resau
    1999, Advertising/Public Relations // Senior Vice President, W2 Communications
  • Jill Schnitt
    2009, Public Relations, minor in business and an emphasis in sports journalism // Associate Director, Posterscope (part of Dentsu Aegis Network)
  • Suzanne Schulner
    2008, Advertising/Public Relations // Account Executive, getTV at Game Show Network
  • Jeremy Smith
    2009, Advertising/Public Relations // Vice President, Client Engagement, Ansible
  • Kathy Swidwa
    2013, Journalism // Marketing Communications Specialist, Penn State College of the Liberal Arts
  • Rachel Tasker
    2019, Public Relations and Political Science // Student Representative
  • Brenna Thorpe
    2012, Advertising/Public Rlations // Strategic Communications Senior Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton