About Media Relations

Rebecca Valli, Director

  • Higher education
  • Institutional

607-793-1025
rv234@cornell.edu
@rebzvalli

 

Bert Odom-Reed, Broadcast Studios Director

Bert Odom-Reed leads our Broadcast Studios where he specializes in TV/radio broadcast studio transmissions. 

607-280-6644
bjr3@cornell.edu
@BmanBertO

 

Lindsey Knewstub, Deputy Director

  • Agriculture & food 

607-269-6911
lmh267@cornell.edu
@L_Knewstub

 

Jeff Tyson, Senior Media Relations Specialist 

  • Climate, sustainability & energy
  • Op-eds
  • Art, culture & lifestyle

607-793-5769
jeff.tyson@cornell.edu
@jtyson21

 

Adam Allington, Media Relations Specialist

  • Business, economics & entrepreneurship
  • International

aea235@cornell.edu

 

Becka Bowyer, Media Relations Specialist

  • Science and health
  • Technology

607-220-4185
rpb224@cornell.edu
@bowyer_becka

 

Damien Sharp, Strategic Communications and Media Relations Specialist

  • Public policy & law

540-222-8208
drs395@cornell.edu

 

Abby Shroba, Media Relations Specialist

  • Cornell in New York State
  • Cornell in New York City
  • Local & regional media 

Abby also focuses on media monitoring and metrics. 

607-229-2681
ars454@cornell.edu