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Office of Communications and Marketing

The Office of Communications and Marketing (OCM) is GSA’s singular resource for all internal and external communications needs. OCM's main job is to use communications to help the agency meet its mission and business goals.  

OCM offers a variety of services designed to meet business needs, including:

  • media relations
  • web-based communication

Media Affairs

Media Affairs is part of the Office of Communications and Marketing within GSA. It carries out the agency’s effort to assist the media and the public in understanding the important work performed by GSA as it assists other agencies, thus best serving the public and simplify access to government information and services.

Although it serves as the official point of contact for national inquiries, Media Affairs in Washington, DC, works closely with its Regional Communications Teams to ensure the media have public affairs experts to speak with when necessary.

GSA Newsroom

Recognizing the importance of a reporter’s access to information, the GSA Newsroom provides a helpful resource, with links to:

Subscribe to GSA News Releases

Media who wish to be added to GSA’s distribution list may do so electronically on the GSA Newsroom page or by emailing the Media Affairs Division at This service is available only to credentialed, working media. Members of the general public are invited to visit our website to read about the latest news concerning GSA.



Media Affairs

Brett Prather
Associate Administrator for the Office of Communications and Marketing 
(202) 208-0128

Teressa Wykpisz-Lee
Deputy Associate Administrator for the Office of Communications and Marketing
(202) 213-9307

Kamara Jones
Press Secretary
(202) 208-0126

Regional GSA Media Contacts:

Region Name and Number Contact
New England (1) Patrick Sclafani
Northeast and Caribbean (2) Patrick Sclafani (Acting)
Mid-Atlantic (3) Gina Gilliam
Southeast Sunbelt (4) Saudia Muwwakkil
Great Lakes (5) Cat Langel
Heartland (6) Charlie Cook (Acting)
Greater Southwest (7) Tina Jaegerman
Rocky Mountain (8) Sally Mayberry
Pacific Rim (9) Traci Madison
Northwest/Arctic (10) Stephanie Kenitzer
National Capital (11)  

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