Chad Wellinger

Chad Wellinger
Communications Specialist
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Chad Wellinger serves as Communications Specialist, reporting directly to the EM Communications Manager. Since joining the communications team in early 2014, he has helped advance prospective and current student engagement by lending his editorial talents as a writer and editor. Chad’s responsibilities include work on successful marketing campaigns for the division, including the Admission Blog, Student Profiles Gateway, Summer Programs, and our social media presence.

Wellinger earned his bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Creative Writing from Miami University (Oxford, OH), and recently received his MFA in Screenwriting from Loyola Marymount University. He began his career as a freelance journalist, snagging interviews with such notable figures as best-selling author Susan Orlean and famed criminal pathologist Robert Ressler, and went on to spend a brief time in the prestigious graduate fiction-writing program at Emerson College in Boston, MA. Most recently, he had a short story appear in the world-famous Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine.