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College of Information and Communications

Mass Communication

Katelynn (Kate) Danyell Stewart


B.A., Public Relations Communication, Auburn University 18'
M.A., Communication, Auburn University 20'
Ph.D., Mass Communication, University of South Carolina 23'


Kate Stewart is originally from Mobile, Alabama, but has fully embraced being a resident of Columbia, South Carolina. She is a major foodie that loves trying new restaurants and enjoys spending her Saturdays at Soda City Market with her beagle, Hunter.

Stewart's professional experience revolves around social media, branding, and public relations. She has also been involved with PRSSA throughout her education and has held multiple positions on the local and national level.

When Stewart is not researching or working, she enjoys watching football, baking, cooking, traveling, and walking her dog.

Research Interests

public relations, advertising, social media marketing, influencer marketing

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