Media Relations Staff
Michael Hemmesch, Executive Director, Public Relations
Michael Hemmesch serves as media spokesperson and oversees all media relations activities for the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University.
Hemmesch has worked in the communication and marketing services office at CSB/SJU since 1997. He has particular interest and expertise in crisis communications, media interview training, athletic media relations, writing style guides and social media strategies.
Hemmesch received a bachelor's degree in political science from Saint John's University and a master's degree in strategic communication from the University of Minnesota.
Athletic Media Relations
Leah Rado, CSB Director of Athletic Media Relations
office: (320) 363-5151
Bio on the College of Saint Benedict athletic Web site (csbblazers.com)
Ryan Klinkner, SJU Director of Athletic Media Relations
office: (320) 363-3127
Bio on the Saint John's University athletic Web site (gojohnnies.com)