University names new media relations manager
Posted April 11, 2003; 03:17 p.m.
Patricia (Patty) Allen, a communications professional with 16 years of experience in journalism and public relations, has been appointed Princeton University's media relations manager, effective April 14.
Working in the Office of Communications , she will be responsible for serving as a spokesperson and for coordinating external coverage of the University. She will succeed Marilyn Marks, who is now editor of Princeton Alumni Weekly.
Since 1998, Allen has been a press officer at New York University. She has served as media relations director for the Steinhardt School of Education and managed universitywide media events, including visits from former President Bill Clinton, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
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