Kate Garry

Kate Garry

Director of Communications and Marketing

574.631.4269

kategarry@nd.edu

Kate Garry joined the Office of Communications in 2010 as senior writer/editor and she was appointed as director of communications and marketing in 2014. She has 20 years of experience in journalism, media relations, and strategic communications in the higher education, government, and nonprofit sectors. Kate received her bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Richmond and her master’s degree in public affairs reporting at the University of Illinois. 

Responsibilities

The communications director is responsible for developing and executing the College’s strategic communications plan. She oversees all Arts and Letters communications and marketing projects, including news, print, and electronic publications and promotions, social media, video, special events, and more than 80 websites. Garry serves as a member of the executive committee, advising the dean and providing consulting, editorial, and creative services to faculty leaders across the College. She also represents Arts and Letters across campus, coordinating on strategies and messaging that serve wider University goals and communications initiatives. 

Communications Team

Josh Weinhold, Assistant Director
Todd Boruff, Video Producer
Carrie Gates, Communications Specialist
Heidi Henke, Graphic Designer
Steve Koich, Web Content Strategist
Kim Murray, Staff Assistant

Committee Assignments

Academic Working Group (for campus communicators)
Arts at Notre Dame
Arts and Letters Communicators Group
College Council
Deans and Chairpersons Committee
Executive Committee