Faculty and Staff

Lorra M Brown

Professor • Department of Communication

Lorra Brown is an associate professor at William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ. Brown develops and teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in public relations writing, public relations management, strategic marketing communication and corporate social responsibility.

As a professor, internship and career expert and former senior PR agency executive, Brown has spent more than 30 years providing career and management guidance to students and PR professionals.

Professional Interests

Advocacy, social media, workplace diversity, professional and career development, corporate social responsibility, reputation management, professional writing.

Other Interests

Community volunteer, athletic coach (soccer, basketball, lacrosse), wellness, advocacy/philanthropy.


MA Corporate and Organizational Communication, Fairleigh Dickinson University Madison, NJ


Public Relations, Professional Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility

Notable Courses Taught

Public Relations Capstone, Public Relations Cases, Public Relations Workshop, Professional Seminar, Corporate Social Responsibility

109 Hamilton Hall

By appointment