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Anna Varela

Director of Communications

Anna Varela is the Director of Communications for the School of Public Health and a member of the School’s Leadership Team.

She has an extensive background in communications, including roles as a reporter, editor and web producer at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Associated Press, Aol/Patch and other news outlets.

Ms. Varela holds BAs in Political Science and Comparative Literature from the University of Illinois and an MA in Journalism from the University of Michigan. She is currently working on an MBA in Marketing at Georgia State’s Robinson College of Business.