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Kira Howell

Assistant Dean of Communications

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Kira Howell


Kira is responsible for overseeing the YSPH Office of Communications. Kira has come from Smithville Communications where she was Vice President of Marketing, Product and Customer Service and led the marketing and customer service departments to develop brand, acquisition and customer communication strategies. Prior to Smithville, Kira was Vice President of Corporate Marketing and Public Relations at Frontier Communications in New Haven. She obviously brings with her experience in marketing and communication strategies, but also experience with the New Haven community and local organizations. She resides with her family in Trumbull, CT where she is an advocate for special needs children and fostering diversity within the community.

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