Eileen M. Kiley, Director of Communications, joined MRS in 2000. Eileen oversees MRS’s broad communications portfolio, including journal and book publishing, news, virtual engagement, website and e-communications, marketing, public relations, and education and outreach programs. Eileen works closely with volunteers, headquarters staff, and partners, leading efforts to enhance the MRS communications portfolio, including the launch of Materials360 Online, MRS OnDemand®, and new journal and book products. Before joining MRS, Eileen worked as acquisitions editor at the University of Pittsburgh Press. She holds a B.A. in English as well as a Masters of Business Administration. She is an active member of the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP), including co-chairing the Annual Meeting Program Committee for two years and recently serving a three-year term on the Board of Directors.