Are you a journalist wanting to speak with an Ohio Northern University representative? Joy Brown, assistant director of media relations, can help. As a public relations professional and experienced storyteller, she assists reporters and editors with gathering ONU-related facts and commentary they’re seeking for their coverage.

Joy also helps to create and publicize content that shares with journalists and the public the most compelling and pertinent Polar Bear information and expertise through feature articles, press releases, breaking news messaging, and more. Visit our online news page at, which includes press releases and many of our feature stories.

Media relations is a key component of Ohio Northern’s Communications and Marketing Department, which works to promote and advance ONU’s standing as a premier higher education institution. Let us know how we can assist you with your ONU-related reporting and commentary.

Photo of JoyJoy can be reached at:
Office: 419-772-2045
Cell: 269-270-4214