The Georgetown McDonough Office of Marketing and Communications

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

Teresa Mannix

Associate Dean and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

Teresa Mannix elevates the reputation of the school by overseeing brand marketing, internal and external communications, editorial content, media relations, digital marketing, events, and rankings. Her responsibilities also include the school’s alumni relations and corporate relations efforts.

Communications and Media Relations Team

Ashley Kate Kesler

Communications and Social Media Manager


Ashley Kate Kesler creates and manages content across Georgetown McDonough’s social media platforms to support the school’s strategic goals. She works with Marketing and Communications team members, as well as with staff across the business school and university to create social media campaigns around specific events, programs, and initiatives.

Sophia Morris

Marketing and Communications Manager


Sophia Morris provides editorial and project management support for the Office of Marketing and Communications at the McDonough School of Business. She develops and maintains editorial workflow, tracks production processes, assists in writing, editing, and proofreading of print and digital materials and works effectively to build relationships across stakeholders, including external and internal vendors.

Digital Marketing Team

Patrick Burritt

Senior Director of Digital Marketing and Communications


Patrick Burritt is responsible for directing the design, production, and delivery of electronic mass communication. He collaborates with all departments to create an effective, engaging, and cohesive digital identity for the school. He is the lead on public-facing, web-based initiatives and helps direct the content management strategy using data analytics.

Emily Dixon

Digital Production Specialist


Emily Dixon facilitates and guides the production, design, delivery as well as measurement of digital communications across Georgetown McDonough’s programs. She uses data to drive thoughtful decision making in marketing and communications collaborations with all departments in the business school. Her goal is to help to create and maintain a cohesive voice and brand identity that showcases the exceptional opportunities our school has to offer.  

Events Team

Stephanie Martineau

Director of Events


Stephanie Martineau leads the events team at the school with execution of signature events, ceremonies, receptions, multifaceted conferences, and gala dinners. She works with students, program offices, and alumni to engage participants, provide networking opportunities for alumni, and bolster events on campus for all students.

Corporate and External Relations

Sean McGilley

Director, Corporate and External Partnerships

Sean McGilley is responsible for forming relationships with strategic external partners for the McDonough School of Business, including corporations, non-profits, government agencies, and associations. He collaborates with various teams across the school and the university to develop and implement plans to grow our external engagement opportunities.