Kyle Henley is a veteran communications leader who became vice president for university communications in September 2015. His portfolio includes brand management, development communications, digital communications, marketing communications, public affairs communications, and KWAX, the university’s classical music radio station.
Henley came to the UO from Colorado State University, where he was assistant vice president for strategic communications. He was an award-winning journalist for more than a decade before moving into public relations and communications, with experience in both the corporate world and agency environment. He earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and communications at Northern Colorado University.
At Oregon, Henley is charged with communicating the university’s academic excellence to a broader audience, sharing stories of research and faculty achievement with the world.