As the Public Relations Manager for the Strategic Communications and Marketing (SCM) team, Carla is responsible for maintaining relationships with the media and sharing the University’s story with the public and key stakeholders in San Antonio along with regional and national press, while protecting the University’s brand and reputation. She is also responsible for handling the University’s community relations program as a liaison with local community groups to help further Trinity’s role as an active community partner.
Carla is part of SCM’s content team as an editor and writer, also assisting Trinity faculty and staff to prepare for public engagements or media interviews.
An El Paso native, she has had the privilege of working for some top employers in El Paso and San Antonio in the areas of corporate communications, public relations, and marketing in the areas of health care, public schools, finance, and non-profit organizations.
B.A. in journalism with concentration in public relations and advertising, University of Texas at El Paso.
M.A. in communication, University of Texas at El Paso.