Communication: Assistant Professor of Corporate Communication
Eugene Donati joins Lycoming from New York University and the City College of New York, where he taught corporate communication, science communication, investor relations and public affairs.
Professor Donati began his career as Capitol Hill press secretary for two Members of Congress and spokesman for political campaigns in four U.S. States. He moved to senior communication positions at Mellon Bank, Equitable Capital, and MasterCard and consultant at the advisory firms Hill & Knowlton and Clark & Weinstock. His clients included investment banks, Fortune 500 manufacturers, and high tech, energy and insurance companies. He also managed communications for over 100 merger transactions on Wall Street.
He earned graduate degrees from the American University, Washington, and from the University of Toronto, where he completed research on the communication of environmental liabilities. At Toronto, he was elected a graduate fellow at Massey College. His B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh is in international relations.