Darrell J. Pehr

Darrel PehrCommunication Specialist III

University Services Center, Rm. 108
Office: 361.825.2438
Darrell.Pehr@tamucc.edu

Darrell has 15 years of experience in higher education and was a newspaper editor for 20 years. He was the director of news and media relations at New Mexico State University from 2007-2019 and served as editor of the university’s research magazine for 10 years. In his first years at NMSU, his job was writing, editing and taking photos with a focus on science and agricultural research at the university.

Coming to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is an opportunity for Darrell to return to his roots as a communicator, with a focus on science, engineering, research and innovation.

In his free time, Darrell enjoys hiking, cycling, skiing, photography and spending time with his wife and their two daughters, who live in New Mexico and Florida.

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