Chandra Morris, Communications Director, leads TechLink's efforts to raise its visibility and that of its client companies and the Department of Defense. She brings to TechLink more than 20 years’ experience and training in journalism, public relations management, graphic design, publication production and management, advertising, business management, and entrepreneurship. She has been Communications Director for TechLink since 2000, overseeing and helping to design all TechLink reports, publications, and web site.
Chandra developed and continues to manage a program of specialized writing assistance for Department of Defense laboratories that has significantly escalated DoD's successful participation in the annual Federal Laboratory Consortium awards competition. She also helps DoD technology transfer program managers to publicize important success stories, and to develop and distribute reports and press releases to national media outlets.
She has a BA in English from the University of Colorado-Boulder and her APR from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), designating that she is a fully accredited member of the public relations profession. She is an active member of PRSA and has served on the board of directors of the Montana state chapter, Northwest Pacific District chapter, and was an alternate delegate to the national nominating committee.