Staff directory

Office of the AVP, Communications & Marketing

Janet MacMillan, acting assistant vice-president, communications & marketing

Phone: 902-494-2517, or email:

Wendy Gauthier, executive assistant to the AVP

Phone: 902-494-1339, or email:


Brian Leadbetter, director of communications & public relations

Phone: 902-494-4144, or email:

Janet Bryson, associate director of media relations and issues management

Phone: 902-494-1269, or email:

Ryan McNutt, associate director of internal communications and editor of Dal News

Phone: 902-494-6035, email:

Sarah Dawson, senior communications advisor

Phone: 902-266-7449, or email:

Stephanie Rogers, communications manager (Agricultural Campus)

Phone: 902-893-7247, or email:

Lindsay Savelle, media relations officer

Phone: 902-494-4189, or email:

Matt Reeder, communications advisor

Phone: 902-494-4289, or email:

Erica Gagnon, community engagement manager

Phone: 902-494-2786, or email:

Alison Auld, senior research reporter

Phone: 902-494-8483, or email:


Hope McCallum, director of marketing

Currently on leave.

Keri Irwin, acting director of marketing

Phone: 902-237-7121, or email:

Stefanie Wilson, senior marketing content specialist

Phone: 902-494-6880, or email:

Lisa Holmes, communications and marketing manager (web)

Phone: 902-494-4218, or email:

Mary-Eleanor Power, marketing manager (Agricultural Campus)

Phone: 902-893-6527, or email:

Mike Pauley, web specialist (Agricultural Campus)

Phone: 902-893-6038, or email:

Lyle Quinn, digital marketing manager

Phone: 902-494-6494, or email:

Allison Currie, communications and marketing officer (social media)

Phone: 902-494-4190, or email:

Creative Services

Paul Williams, creative director

Phone: 902-494-8061, or email:

Alison Beckett, office administrator

Phone: 902-494-3636, or email:

Gail LeBlanc, graphic designer

Phone: 902-494-8064, or email:

Brenna MacNeil, graphic designer

Phone: 902-494-1330, or email:

Luke Smith, graphic designer

Phone: 902-494-1332, or email:

Scott Pronych, graphic designer

Phone: 902-494-4542, or email:

Danny Abriel, photographer

Phone: 902-494-1671, or email:

Nick Pearce, photographer

Phone: 902-494-6559, or email: