Brian Mattmiller

Brian Mattmiller

Chief Communications and Engagement Officer



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Brian Mattmiller, Chief Communications & Engagement Officer, leads a comprehensive integrated communications program, including online and print assets, media relations, marketing and special events to advance the institute’s biomedical research and science outreach mission. Brian consults with each research area on specific communications needs and serves as the primary media contact for the Institute. Brian also oversees the Morgridge community engagement team.

Brian’s areas of expertise include: media relations, strategic communications, science and research writing, advancement communications and public events.

Brian has served in a variety of roles at University of Wisconsin-Madison including Assistant Dean for Alumni and Corporate Relations, Assistant Director-Media Relations and Science Writer. He has also served as the Director of Communications at University of Wisconsin –Whitewater. Brian received his B.S. in Journalism in 1986 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Areas of Expertise

  • Media relations
  • Strategic communications
  • Science and research writing
  • Advancement communications
  • Public events


B.S. Journalism, 1986, University of Wisconsin–Madison