Lona Panter

Associate Director of Communications and Public Relations


Biographical Information

Lona Panter joined the law school in 2014 as the associate director of communications and public relations. Panter works to promote the law school and its faculty, students, alumni and events through a variety of outlets and helps to manage the school’s relationship with the media. She assists with the creation of several law school publications including its alumni magazine, Advocate, and its quarterly e-newsletter, News @ Georgia Law. She also helps maintain portions of the school’s website.
 
Panter began working in media while an anthropology major at the University of Georgia and held multiple positions with the University’s independent student newspaper, The Red & Black, including editor-in-chief, managing editor and opinions editor. In 2008, she worked as a copy editor for the Barrow County News in Winder, Ga., where she was promoted to managing editor and then editor. Under her direction, the Barrow County News was honored for its local news coverage and layout and design by the Georgia Press Association.
 

Contact Information

University of Georgia School of Law
124 Hirsch Hall
Athens, GA 30602

Phone: (706) 542-5172
Fax: (706) 542-5556
Email: lonap@uga.edu


Administrative Support

Cathy Dasher
Phone: (706) 542-2901
Email: catdash@uga.edu