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We are located in the
Foundation House


Find Us

Foundation House,
272 Central Ave.
Phone: 716-673-3323 Fax: 716-673-3325


 

A reliable voice

The Director of Public Relations is the University Spokesperson and as such is the recommended first contact for any inquiries addressed to the university administration. During emergencies, the Public Relations Office is the university's only authorized source for accurate information.

What we do

  • Provide important information to internal and external audiences through all available media
  • Develop and distribute news releases
  • Help the news media cover important stories
  • Proactively offer up campus experts to media and other key constituencies
  • Support campus and community event management and other promotional efforts
  • Administer, edit and design the university website
  • Photograph events and people
  • Produce marketing materials and conduct market research
  • Write, edit and produce the The Statement (alumni magazine)
  • Email a weekly online newsletter to students, staff, faculty, parents and friends during the academic year
  • Plan long-term strategies for university-wide marketing communications
  • Develop, produce and place all image and non-event-specific advertising

For sources and experts

News reporters and editors are encouraged to contact us for help in connecting with valuable experts on diverse topics. After office hours (8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.), contact Michael Barone, Director of Public Relations, at (716) 830-7139 (no sales calls to this number, please).

Our team includes Publication Services & Web Services

The Public Relations Office is part of the University Advancement Division. Our office includes team members in Publications Services and Web Services.

Freedom of information requests

SUNY Fredonia ensures that the public's access to information is protected according to the law and the policies of the State University of New York.  All requests for SUNY Fredonia documents under the Freedom of Information Law should be made in writing and delivered in person, through campus mail, or via U.S. Postal Service to:

Ms. Amy Beers, Director of Internal Controls (amy.beers@fredonia.edu)
SUNY Fredonia
280 Central Avenue
Fredonia, NY 14063

SUNY Fredonia may charge a fee of 25 cents per page for documents requested.

 

 

Public Relations Office


Michael R. Barone
, Director
716-673-3323
Cell: 716-830-7139 (urgent only)



Lisa Eikenburg
, APR; Associate Director
716-673-4754
2121 Fenton Hall



Nicholas Gunner, New Media Manager
716-673-3323



Jonathan Woolson, University Webmaster
716-673-3323



Roger Coda, Photographer/Writer
716-673-3323