2016-17 Faculty Senate Members> President's Division
Term Expires: June 2017
Phone: (775) 784-4611
Brief Bio: Natalie Savidge began working at the University in fall 2007. As the senior communications specialist in the Marketing & Communications Department, Natalie facilitates media inquiries and is the day-to-day contact for national, regional and local media. She develops and pitches news stories, writes and distributes releases and keeps audiences informed of the University’s strategic priorities. She also researches and conducts interviews, prepares statements, writes for University publications, organizes press conferences and manages the student writer and internship program. She is a core member of the crisis communications and social media teams. She covers topic areas at the University that include student success and liberal arts.
Term Expires: June 2019
Phone: (775) 682-6982
Brief Bio:Chad Hartley is an associate athletics director for the intercollegiate athletics department, and oversees marketing, communications and digital operations for the Wolf Pack. He attended the University in the 1990s and received a Bachelor of Arts from the Reynolds School of Journalism. He began working at the University in September of 2006.
Chad lives in Reno with his wife Shannon, who holds two degrees from the University and is a teacher in the Washoe County School District. The couple has two daughters, Hannah and Maya.