Carol Perry

Carol Perry
Senior Lecturer
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Senior Lecturer

Phone: 254-710-7415
Office: Castellaw 255


  • Writing for Media Markets
  • Media Design
  • Public Relations


  • Bachelor's Degree from Texas Christian University
  • Master's Degree from Texas Woman's University

Year Started at Baylor

  • 1994


  • Public information officer for the City of Waco and the Waco Independent School District for 21 years.
  • Public relations strategic planning and evaluation, media relations, print production, initiation and management of government access cable television stations and crisis management.
  • Served as the city's liaison to national and international media during the Branch Davidian standoff.
  • Extensive experience in non-profit public relations.
  • Served on state boards for Texas Municipal Information Officers and the Texas Municipal League.
  • Edits the Native Plant Society of Texas magazine, NPSOT News, and serves on that organization's state board.


  • Professional awards from Texas Municipal League, Texas Municipal Information Officers, Texas School Public Relations Association, National School Public Relations Association and accreditation from the Public Relations Society of America.

Interests & Hobbies

  • Painting icons in the XVth century Russian style
  • Dogs
  • Baking bread

Favorite Thing about Teaching

"Design students who 'find their hand' and do innovative work."

Favorite Thing about Baylor

"Our students!"