The School of Communication is excited to announce the appointment of our next Director. Dr. Heather Canary comes to SDSU on July 1 from her current faculty position at the University of Utah, where she has been since 2010. Dr. Canary earned her PhD in Communication from Arizona State University. She has 23 refereed journal articles, two books, 18 book chapters, and other scholarship to her credit. Her teaching interests and experience include organizational communication, leadership, and family communication. She will replace the current director, Dr. William Snavely, who has served as director since 2007. Dr. Snavely will retire June 30. Please welcome Dr. Canary to the Aztec family!