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Kathryn M. McPhail

Title: Director of Communications
College of Education
Phone: 803-777-8841
Office: Wardlaw 274-E


Kathryn McPhail joined the College of Education in October 2016, transferring from the USC College of Engineering and Computing where she served as Director of Communications. McPhail has spent more than a decade in collegiate communications, working in public relations at Albany Technical College in Albany, Georgia and The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi before moving to South Carolina in 2012. She also spent seven years as a television reporter and news anchor with most of that time spent at WALB-TV in south Georgia. McPhail is a cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia with a degree in broadcast journalism.


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