University of Wisconsin–Madison

Brian Rust

Communications Director

brian.rust@wisc.edu

(608) 263-9484

Headshot Brian Rust

Brian leads and manages communications for both the Division of Information Technology (DoIT) as well as the Office of the CIO. His areas of focus are crisis communication, strategic communications planning and media (channel) integration. His greatest pleasure comes from hiring excellent staff and developing them into an effective team.

Brian is a member of the University Relations Council, Partners In Giving University Coordinating Committee and UW Communicators.