Contact Us

School of Communication

Campus Box 4480

Normal, Il 61790-4650

Phone: (309) 438-3671

Fax: (309) 438-3048

Office: Fell Hall 434

Department Staff

Administrative Clerks

Patty Franz portrait

Patty Franz

Office: Fell Hall 434

Phone: (309) 438-5898

Jason Taylor portrait

Jason Taylor

Office: Fell Hall 434

Phone: (309) 438-3673

Illinois State University Seal in place of  portrait

Office Manager

Denise Thomas

Office: Fell Hall 434

Phone: (309) 438-3645

Dr. Stephen Hunt portrait

Executive Director

Dr. Stephen Hunt

Office: Fell Hall 432

Phone: (309) 438-7279

Dr. Pete Smudde portrait

Associate Director

Dr. Pete Smudde

Office: Fell Hall 449

Phone: (309) 438-7339

Advising

Coordinator of Advisement

Elizabeth Chupp portrait

Elizabeth Chupp

Office: Fell Hall 442

Phone: (309) 438-7080

Technical Staff

Nathan Carpenter - Specialist, Computer Support portrait

School of Communication IT

Nathan Carpenter - Specialist, Computer Support

Office: Fell Hall 048B

Phone: (309) 438-5368

Broadcasting Engineers

Illinois State University Seal in place of  portrait

Mark Hill - at WGLT and WZND

Office: Old Union 103

Phone: (309) 438-2650

Illinois State University Seal in place of  portrait

Robert Whalen - at TV-10

Office: Fell Hall 080

Phone: (309) 438-7930

James Sallen - at TV-10 portrait

James Sallen - at TV-10

Office: Fell Hall 080

Phone: (309) 438-7930

Program Coordinators

Dr. Lance Lippert portrait

Coordinator of Comm Studies Program

Dr. Lance Lippert

Office: Fell Hall 464

Phone: (309) 438-7329

Dr. John Huxford portrait

Coordinator of Journalism Program

Dr. John Huxford

Office: Fell Hall 464

Phone: (309) 438-7329

Dr. Maria Moore portrait

Coordinator of Mass Media Program

Dr. Maria Moore

Office: Fell Hall 430

Phone: (309) 438-3298

Dr. Pete Smudde portrait

Coordinator of Public Relations Program

Dr. Pete Smudde

Office: Fell Hall 430

Phone: (309) 438-7339

Dr. Aimee Miller-Ott portrait

Graduate Coordinator

Dr. Aimee Miller-Ott

Office: Fell Hall 408

Phone: (309) 438-3277

Illinois State University Seal in place of Megan Koch portrait

Director of Forensics

Megan Koch

Office: Fell Hall 408

Phone: (309) 438-8447

Dr. Cheri Simonds portrait

Coordinator of Com110

Dr. Cheri Simonds

Office: Fell Hall 454

Phone: (309) 438-3298

Anna Wright portrait

Coordinator of Teacher Education Program

Anna Wright

Office: Fell Hall 402

Phone: (309) 438-2872

R.C. McBride portrait

General Manager of WGLT

R.C. McBride

Office:

Phone: (309) 438-2713

John Plevka portrait

Managing Director of The Vidette

John Plevka

Office: Vidette Building

Phone: (309) 438-7688

Steve Suess portrait

Managing Director of WZND

Steve Suess

Office: Fell Hall 007

Phone: (309) 438-5493

Laura Trendle Polus portrait

Managing Director of TV-10

Laura Trendle Polus

Office: Fell Hall 025C

Phone: (309) 438-5484

Dr. John Hooker portrait

Co-Director of Com110

Dr. John Hooker

Office: Fell Hall 441

Phone: (309) 438-7578