Tricia Schellenbach joined the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth in 2014 as senior director for communications and marketing. She works with the executive director and others across the center to tell compelling stories about CTY's efforts to serve families, educators, and advocates of bright, curious young people and to help students find academic programming that meets their specialized needs.
She and her team are responsible for public relations, customer service, branding, digital content strategy, marketing, and student recruitment and admissions. Before joining CTY, Schellenbach was director of communications for Johns Hopkins University, where she oversaw the launch of the university's award-winning news website, the Hub, and managed the development and implementation of the university's visual brand guidelines. Her work at Johns Hopkins, Case Western Reserve University, and Cleveland Clinic has been recognized by the American Advertising Federation, Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Custom Publishing Association, and Higher Education Marketing Report. Schellenbach holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Ohio University, where she graduated summa cum laude.