Margaret Holtz, Adjunct Faculty

Margaret Holtz, MS, has more than 30 years of public relations and communication experience and is a consultant in strategic communication with both national and international clients. She was the senior civilian public affairs specialist in the Department of Navy for 18 years.  She has extensive experience developing and managing strategic communication policy and programs and working with national media. She planned and led major events involving heads of state and was a key figure in DOD public affairs activities worldwide.

Holtz began her career by writing for a number of publications and supervised a number of award-winning publications and programs. She holds an MS in Public Relations Management from The American University. She is accredited by the Public Relations Society of America and teaches Introduction to Public Relations.