Kelly Lux

Social Media

Associate Director, Communications@Syracuse and Section Instructor

Kelly Lux serves two key roles for Communications@Syracuse. As associate director, she works closely with industry leaders and Newhouse alumni to identify qualified new professors for the program. Also a section instructor, Lux utilizes her social media background to teach the program’s Social Media for Communicators course.

In 2010, Lux co-founded The Community Manager (#CMGRchat), a weekly Twitter chat for current and aspiring online community managers.

Prior to joining Newhouse, Lux worked and taught at Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool) from 2010 to 2015. She was the iSchool’s online community and relationship manager and, most recently, its director of social media.


  • M.S.Ed. SUNY Oswego
  • B.S. SUNY Oswego


  • Content Management
  • Content Strategy
  • Social Media