Whitney Chirdon

Whitney Chirdon

Strategic Communications


Biography:

Whitney Chirdon holds a B.A. in Media Studies and French from Penn State. Before assuming her role with the MPP program, Chirdon served as the Public Relations Specialist for the Rock Ethics Institute in the College of Liberal Arts at Penn State. Prior to joining the College of the Liberal Arts, she worked in public broadcasting for 15 years, including more than 13 years with WPSU Penn State where she produced, directed and hosted programming for the PBS member station. She also worked at Georgia Public Broadcasting in Atlanta where she produced and directed a live daily news talk show for NPR.