Margaret Lamb

Peggy Binette

Assistant Director, Public Relations

803-777-7704

Office: War Memorial
peggy@mailbox.sc.edu

Covering: Business, law, humanities, social sciences, retail, information technology, alumni, Palmetto College

Peggy Binette has been a media relations professional for more than 20 years.

As assistant director, Peggy promotes research, programs and events for the College of Arts and Sciences, the Darla Moore School of Business, the School of Law, the College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management and Palmetto College. She is the primary contact for the university’s sustainability initiatives and is a communications liaison to the university’s comprehensive and regional campuses. She is actively involved in the Office Communications and Marketing’s social media team, which is responsible for content and strategy for the university’s social media presence.

Before joining the university’s staff in 1994, Peggy worked in advertising as a sales executive and as an account executive for Price McNabb Inc., managing advertising and marketing communications for McDonald’s co-ops accounts in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

A native of Basking Ridge, NJ, she is a 1988 graduate of the University of South Carolina’s School of Journalism and Mass Communications. Married to longtime former Gamecock assistant sports information director Brian Binette, Peggy often can be found on youth sports fields throughout the state, watching her sons play soccer, or reading.

Public Relations

Jeff Stensland
Associate Director, Public Relations
803-777-3686

Peggy Binette
Assistant Director
803-777-7704

April Blake
Media Relations Specialist
803-777-5984

Frenché Brewer
Broadcast Coordinator
803-777-3691

Steven Powell
Senior Science Writer
803-777-1923

Megan Sexton
Senior News Writer
803-777-1421

Liz White
Internal Communications Coordinator
803-777-2848