Mildred F. "Mimi" Wiggins Perreault, Ph.D
Dr. Mimi Perreault’s research and teaching expertise are in community-media relations and media writing, specifically helping local non-profits develop strategic communication plans. She has researched local journalists, public relations practitioners and citizen scientists as both stakeholders and disaster communicators. She has been published in “Games and Culture,” “Disasters,” “Communication Studies,” and “Journalism Education.” Her research expertise informs her teaching in public relations and crisis communication-related career preparation. Dr. Perreault is also the advisor to our student led regional publication, Overlooked in Appalachia (overlookedinappalachia.org).