Assistant Director, Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism
College/University: B.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
301-405-4605 firstname.lastname@example.org 3201D Knight Hall
Beth Mechum joined the staff of the Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism in April 2012. Mechum, a 2009 graduate of the University of North Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communications, comes to the center from the Atlantic Coast Conference office working in the Public Relations and Advanced Media department. Prior to that position, she worked at the U.S. Paralympics Division of the U.S. Olympic Committee, the U.S. Olympic Committee as a digital media intern, the ACC Sports Journal and the Mount Airy (N.C.) News.
Mechum teaches JOUR458B – Special Topics in Journalism; Sports Media Today.