Communications Staff

Deborah E. Clark
Acting Director of Communications
Ph: 607.871.2040
Cell: 585.610.8632

Debbie Clark is a veteran journalist/communications specialist having worked in both news media and higher education for more than 40 years. Her current responsibilities find her interacting with faculty, staff, and students , whether it be interviewing for an article in E-News, the weekly electronic newsletter, a press release for local and regional media, or for the Alfred Magazine (print twice a year, online throughout the year). She also assists in contributing to the University's social media presence. Debbie also enjoys interacting with the student writing interns and Work-Study students who contribute to the Communications Office operations.

Debbie is a member of the Alfred University Administrative/Technical Specialist Council, the State University of New York Council for University Advancement Board of Directors, and the Allegany County Development Services Inc. Board.

Debbie earned a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from St. Bonaventure University. She and her husband, Larry, a semi-retired Spanish/English teacher who earned his master's degree at Alfred University, live in Wellsville. Their son, Bryan, is a fledgling journalist.

Rick McLay
University Designer and Director of Creative Services
Ph: 607.871.2736
Cell: 607.661.2388

Mark Whitehouse
Sports Information Director
Assoc. Dir. of Communications
Ph: 607.871.2904

Chris Boswell
Sports Information Assistant Director
Ph: 607.871.2528

Jennifer Guarasci
Ph: 607.871.2696

Contact Us:

Alfred University
Office of Communications
1 Saxon Drive
Alfred, NY 14802

Ph: 607.871.2103
Fx: 607.871.2373

Acting Director of Communications:
Deborah E. Clark