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MU News Bureau
329 Jesse Hall
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: 573-882-6211
Fax: 573-882-5489
E-mail: munewsbureau@missouri.edu

News Bureau Staff

Christian Basi

Christian Basi
Director
Phone: 573-882-4430
E-mail: BasiC@missouri.edu

  • University of Missouri System
  • Mizzou Administration
  • Athletics

Liz McCune

Liz McCune
Associate Director
Phone: 573-882-6212
E-mail: McCuneE@missouri.edu

  • School of Law
  • MU Health
  • Operations (including MUPD)
  • Enrollment Management

Sara Diedrich

Sara Diedrich
Public Information Officer
Phone: 573-882-3243
E-mail: DiedrichS@missouri.edu

  • MUPD
  • Campus Safety

Austin Fitzgerald

Austin Fitzgerald
Editorial and Science Writer
Phone: 573-882-6217
E-mail: FitzgeraldAC@missouri.edu

  • College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR)
  • Trulaske College of Business
  • Sinclair School of Nursing
  • University of Missouri Research Reactor
  • Manages editorials

Sheena Rice

Sheena Rice
Outreach Manager
Phone: 573-882-8353
E-mail: RiceSM@missouri.edu

  • College of Human Environmental Sciences
  • School of Health Professions
  • Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Truman School of Public Affairs
  • Mizzou Students
  • Mizzou Alumni Association
  • Liaison for Missouri media

Cailin Riley

Cailin Riley
Convergence Media Manager
Phone: 573-882-4870
E-mail: RileyCI@umsystem.edu

  • Advancement
  • College of Education
  • Missouri School of Journalism
  • Multimedia production

Eric Stann

Eric Stann
Research News Strategist
Phone: 573-882-3346
E-mail: StannE@missouri.edu

  • Bond Life Sciences Center
  • College of Arts and Science
  • College of Engineering
  • Dalton Cardiovascular Research Center
  • Veterinary Medicine