The Office of Communications and Governmental Relations works with the media through the distribution of news
releases, interviews and information about current higher education issues. The department director is the initial contact and respondent for the agency. State legislative activities involving ACHE are coordinated through this office. The director maintains consistent contact with government officials, business leaders and education groups throughout the state.
State and national reporters contact ACHE for quick, accurate information relating to higher education in Alabama. The sensitivity to deadlines is a department priority. If you are a member of the news media, please contact Margaret Gunter, (334) 242-2204.