The Community, Education, Government and Public Affairs (CEGPA) Directorate develops best-in-class communications, science education, government relations and community involvement programs that advance the science and science education missions of the Laboratory, contribute to public understanding of science and enhance the value of the Lab as a community asset and to ensure that Laboratory internal and external stakeholders are properly informed and have a voice in Lab decisions of interest and importance to them. The Assistant Laboratory Director for CEGPA is Margaret Lynch.
The Media & Communications Office provides media relations and
internal communications services. This Office prepares publications for
general audiences about the Laboratory and its work. Media and
Communications also provides photography, video, and graphic design
Manager: Pete Genzer | Website
The Internal Communications Office manages programs to increase
internal stakeholder awareness, understanding, and support of Lab
initiatives; fosters two-way communications; and updates internal
stakeholders on Lab priorities, news, initiatives, and events.
Manager: James Green
The mission of the Office of Educational Programs is to create a
community of students, teachers, scientists, engineers and others who
all share a passion for science education. From elementary school to
college, this Office is dedicated to fostering the next generation of
Manager: Ken White | Website
CEGPA, in cooperation with the IT Division, is responsible for the design
and administration of the Laboratory's website, including administration of
the Laboratory's search engine, web communications policy, template design,
information architecture, graphic design for the web, and the development of
select dynamic applications.
Manager: Gary Schroeder | Website
The overarching goal of Brookhaven’s Community Involvement Program is to
establish an effective partnership among the Department of Energy, the
Laboratory, and a full range of community members to address issues that
affect the community’s quality of life.
Interim Manager: Nora Detweiler | Website