COntact - Office of External Relations

Staff Members

Executive Director, Dr. Julie Dietrich

The Executive Director, Dr. Julie Dietrich, serves as the institution’s primary government relations officer, cultivating and sustaining relationships with local, state, and federal elected officials and their offices, and a leading liaison within community. Through this position, Dr. Dietrich focuses upon executing strategic community and economic development as well as facilitating communication and negotiating partnerships among key leaders to help leverage and optimize the use of institutional assets and addressing community need.

Dr. Julie Dietrich

Executive Director for External Relations
West Chester University
628 South High Street
Filano Hall, Room 209
West Chester, PA 19383

Graduate Assistant, Curtis Stockley IV

As the Graduate Assistant, Curtis Stockley IV serves an essential role through fulfilling project management and legislative tracking responsibilities, developing and managing website content, and contributing to the writing of communication materials. Also, he assists with governmental relations in aiding the Executive Director and is integral to the collaboration and partnership through the Center for Community Solutions, helping to cultivate students' skillsets and knowledge throughout their community-engaged, project-based learning experiences. Curtis is a recent Cheyney University alumnus, earning his undergraduate degree in Social Relations with a concentration in American Political Studies; he is pursuing his Master of Human Resources Management degree. He brings to this role three years of student government association experience as well as service and leadership through the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., the S.E.T. Mentorship Program, and first-year experience programming. Curtis' enthusiasm and eagerness to aid students working alongside the Center for Community Solutions and Office of External Relations will serve the University's students well.

Curtis Stockley IV

Graduate Assistant, Office of External Relations
West Chester University
624 South High Street
Veterans Center, Room 303
West Chester, PA 19383