Kerrie Aman Carfagno

Assistant Professor of Communication, General Faculty; Director, Management Communication Programs
Management

Kerrie Carfagno
+1 434-924-1631
Office: 
306
Education: 
Ph.D., Values-Driven Leadership, Benedictine University
M.B.A., Technology Management, New Jersey Institute of Technology
B.A., Telecommunications/Business, Penn State University
Areas of Expertise: 
Management
Communication strategy
Business writing and presentations
Leadership
Analysis of social media and its impact on crisis communications
Professional Activities: 

Professor Carfagno teaches management communication, with an emphasis on communication strategy, business writing, public speaking, and communication skills in relation to leadership, ethics, and corporate social responsibility. She is particularly interested in studying the impact of social media and other technologies on crisis communications and leadership, which is the focus of her research and the subject of her most recent national and international academic presentations. 

Before joining McIntire, Professor Carfagno taught business and communications courses at John Carroll University, the University of Alberta, and Penn State University. Professor Carfagno’s professional experience includes more than a decade of management and leadership roles in the telecommunications industry—mostly in start-up entrepreneurial environments.