Kelly Lux

Social Media

Associate Director, Communications@Syracuse, and Course Creator

Kelly Lux serves two key roles for Communications@Syracuse. As associate director, she serves as the academic advisor for all program students, as well as overseeing all operational aspects of the program. As a course creator, Lux utilizes her social media background to lead and 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 that ran for five consecutive years.

Lux has worked at Newhouse since 2015, prior to which she was director of social media and taught courses on Social Media & Community Management, and Content Strategy for the Web at Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool) from 2010 to 2015.

Employed by Syracuse University since 2007 in roles of increasing responsibility, Lux was previously employed by Anheuser-Busch Inc.


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


  • Content Strategy
  • Social Media