Deanna Csomo Ferrell, M.A.

Marketing Communications Senior Assistant Director

Marketing Communications Senior Assistant Director
215 Jordan Hall of Science
Notre Dame, IN 46556
+1 574-631-0548

Deanna Ferrell, marketing communications senior assistant director, has more than 20 years of experience as a writer and communications professional. She writes for the college’s print and online publications, develops content for social media, and assists with the strategic communications plan. Before joining the University, she worked for nearly 10 years as a freelance writer and technical editor. She has also worked as a public relations professional and as a newspaper reporter.

A graduate of Indiana University-Bloomington, Deanna earned her Master of Arts in Science Writing from Johns Hopkins University in 2018. She teaches science journalism as a term assistant teaching professor for Notre Dame's Journalism, Ethics and Democracy minor, is a member of the Notre Dame Toastmasters Club, and serves on the University's pastoral care committee.