Shaun Fletcher is an assistant professor of public relations and sport communications and serves as an advisory board member for the Institute for the Study of Sport, Society and Social Change. He holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations from San José State University, a master’s degree in interpersonal communications from the University of Central Florida and a doctorate degree in intercultural communication from Howard University. Prior to arriving at SJSU, he led internal communications for Apple Retail and Volkswagen Group of America. He comments on issues of race and gender in sport, politics and mental health.
Matt Cabot is an associate professor of public relations in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications. He holds a master’s degree in mass communications from San José State University, a master’s degree in theological studies from San Francisco Theological Seminary and a doctoral degree in communications from Regent University. He previously worked as a public relations professional in the Bay Area and Los Angeles, primarily in high tech and medical devices. His expertise is in public relations, social media, corporate social responsibility and media ethics.