Assistant Vice President and Director of Communication
Joseph Hunter joined Olin College in 1999 as a member of the founding team of staff members. In his current role as assistant vice president and director of communication, he manages media relations, digital presence, publications and other strategic communications as part of the Marketing and Communication team.
Prior to joining Olin, Hunter was director of communications at Boston College’s Carroll School of Management, where he helped raise the school’s ranking and public profile. He has also served in senior communication management positions at Boston University, where he was a senior publicist, and at Curry College, where he was director of public relations. In his current position at Olin, he is responsible for increasing the visibility of the college in strategically key areas, including admission and fundraising.
Hunter began his career as a public radio reporter and producer, and is currently active as a producer of public affairs programming for NewTV, Newton’s community access channel.