Through the CMS media room, you are able to access:
Chief Communications Officer4421 Stuart Andrew Blvd.Charlotte, N.C. 28217Phone: 980-344-0001Courier Number: 836Email: tracyo.russ
Renee McCoyExecutive Director of Communications4421 Stuart Andrew Blvd.Charlotte, N.C. 28217Phone: 980-343-0954Courier Number: 836Email: renee.mccoyYaviri EscaleraMedia Relations Specialist4421 Stuart Andrew Blvd.Charlotte, N.C. 28217Phone: 980-343-0761Courier Number: 836Email: yaviria.escalera
Vicki GroomsMedia Relations Specialist4421 Stuart Andrew Blvd.Charlotte, N.C. 28217Phone: 980-343-1081Courier Number: 836Email: vickil.grooms
Brian HackerMedia Relations Specialist4421 Stuart Andrew Blvd.Charlotte, N.C. 28217Phone: 980-344-7524Courier Number: 836Email: brian1.hacker
The communications team is responsible for maintaining effective communications within Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. It also serves parents and other members of the community and the news media by delivering clear, timely and accurate information about CMS. We communicate the objectives and accomplishments of CMS so that the public effectively understands district functions and goals.
The communications staff encourages and coordinates news coverage with media, arranges staff interviews and provides responses to requests for information to promote full public understanding of CMS issues, policies and accomplishments.
As a department, we:
In order to provide timely information both internally and externally, CMS communicates using the following tactics:
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District website (WWW.CMS.K12.NC.US) is in the process of
being updated to ensure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
In the interim, any website accessibility concerns may be brought via the following, Email:
or Call: 980.343.0115.