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Andrew Porter

Andrew Porter
Title
Internship Director & Senior Lecturer
Phone
617-521-2841
Office
Library Building - L314
Email

Office Hours:

Tuesdays: 1-3pm & Wednesdays 11am-1pm

Andy established and led the employee and corporate communication function for Teradyne, Inc., a $1 billion international technology company. In this role, he created and implemented domestic and international communication programs to align employees with business goals, implement changes and communicate the organization's brand to internal and external audiences. Andy worked in several other corporate communications roles before joining Teradyne, and also worked as a sports copy editor at The Boston Herald. He has held leadership positions in the local chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators, and has spoken at numerous industry conferences.

At Simmons, Andy teaches Writing and Editing Across The Media, Writing for Public Relations and Marketing Communications, and Op/Ed Writing. He also leads the Internship Program in the Communications Department.