Michelle Leff Mermelstein

Adjunct Professor

Michelle Leff Mermelstein, APR, has more than twenty years of communications experience focused in telecommunications and healthcare. Michelle is a respected media relations professional currently leading U.S. public relations efforts at LG MobileComm USA. Prior to joining LG, Michelle focused on generating coverage for Sprint’s wireless product portfolio with traditional and online media. Before entering the world of telecommunications, Michelle was a senior account supervisor with Edelman’s Washington, D.C. office and an account supervisor with Fleishman-Hillard’s DC team. Michelle also served as a Public Affairs Associate for the American College of Physicians. She previously taught public relations at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va. and Marymount University in Arlington, Va. Michelle earned a master's degree in political management from George Washington University and a bachelor's degree in political science and communications from American University in Washington, D.C. 

Media Relations in the New Media World 

Strategic Marketing & Marketing Communications 

M.A., The George Washington University, The Graduate School of Political Management

B.A., American University