Haley Childers

Haley ChildersType: Dean's Office

Haley Childers is the communications director for the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University. Haley creates and distributes communications and publications for the college, including electronic and print publications. She is editor of Business Leaders magazine, an annual print publication distributed to all college alumni, and coordinates the social media for the college.

Haley also provides oversight of event management for the Walker College, and in this capacity manages logistics for signature university events such as the Harlan E. Boyles Distinguished Lecture Series, the Sywassink Day of Excellence, and the annual global opportunities conference. Haley also serves as marketing liaison for the Walker College to Appalachian's Department of University Communications, and in this role promotes college activities to the university community.

Prior to joining the staff at Appalachian in 2006, Haley served as communications specialist for the Center for Children's Healthcare Improvement within the Department of Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Haley earned a bachelor's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2001.

Position: Communications Director
Phone: 828-262-6247
Office: 4053 Peacock Hall
Email: childershy@appstate.edu