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Tracy Brown Wright
Director of Public Relations and Strategic Communications, College of Nursing
Tracy Wright is director of public relations and strategic communications for the University of Florida College of Nursing. She has overseen the College’s communications since 2002. Tracy is responsible for the college’s communications programs, including publications, the website, strategic planning, news releases, media relations, event planning, crisis communications and academic recruiting. She also manages communications projects for to advance faculty across the multiple missions of the college. She holds a master's degree in mass communications with a concentration in health and public relations and a bachelor of science in public relations, both from the UF College of Journalism and Communications. Before serving in the College of Nursing, she served in public relations roles at the UF College of Dentistry and North Florida Regional Medical Center. Tracy serves as past chair of the Nursing Advancement Professionals of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Produce college publications, including alumni newsletters, biennial reports, fundraising materials and brochures. Write news releases, pitch story ideas and respond to media inquiries. Contribute content for HSC publications. Coordinates internal communications projects, assists with communications to the college’s alumni, donors and friends, coordinates special events for internal and external audiences, handles media relations, helps promote the college through various marketing activities and publications, and oversees content and direction of the college’s online presence through the web site and other online media tools such as Facebook.