Peter Genzer, a strategic communicator with significant experience in internal/external communications and social media, is responsible for developing, implementing and assessing strategic internal and external communications plans and programs to advance the scientific mission and priority programs and initiatives of the Lab; overseeing science education and workforce development programs to fulfill the education and diversity goals of the U.S. Department of Energy and the Lab; and developing and implementing government and stakeholder relations programs to help increase support for the Lab’s programs and priority projects.
Genzer earned a B.A. in journalism from the State University of New York at New Paltz in 1993, and an M.A. in public policy from Stony Brook University in 2006. He joined Brookhaven Lab in 1996 and served as manager of the Lab's Media & Communications Office from 2010 to 2014.