Media Relations

On deadline? Need story ideas? Looking for an expert? Contact us at forensics@fiu.edu.

  • Michelle Chernicoff

    Michelle Chernicoff

    GFJC Communications Program Director


    Phone: 727-325-2511 x174

    Email: mchernic@fiu.edu 

     

  • JoAnn Adkins

    JoAnn Adkins

    Director of Marketing & Communications


    Office: CASE 456

    Phone: 305-348-0398

    Email: jadkins@fiu.edu

     

  • Ayleen Barbel Fattal

    Ayleen Barbel Fattal

    Account Manager


    Office: CASE 456

    Phone: 305-348-4492

    Email: abarbel@fiu.edu

  • Chrystian Tejedor

    Chrystian Tejedor

    Account Manager


    Office: CASE 456, PC 515

    Phone: 305-348-2860

    Email: ctejedor@fiu.edu

Free Resources

We have a wealth of downloadable resources for reporters, researchers, and television, print and online media outlets.

Contact us for information about forensic science techniques to enhance your news story:

Michelle Chernicoff
Communications Program Director
727-325-2511x174
mchernic@fiu.edu 

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