Eileen M. Kiley, Director of Communications, joined MRS in 2000. Eileen oversees MRS’s broad communications program, which includes journal and book publishing, news, digital media, web communications, marketing, and public relations. Eileen works closely with volunteers, headquarters staff, and partners, leading efforts to expand and enhance the MRS communications portfolio. 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 two years as co-chair of the Annual Meeting Program Committee and a three-year term on the Board of Directors.