Public Affairs Manager


We are pleased to announce the selection of John Warren as the Public Affairs Manager for the Lab.

John spent eighteen years of his career working in the newspaper industry where his responsibilities ranged from covering government relations for the state and writing a business column, to serving as the copy editor for the Virginian Pilot. During his tenure in the newspaper industry John also managed a team of writers and photographers. John's most recent position has been the Public Relations Manager for the Mariners' Museum where he was responsible for a myriad of activities that include staff management, marketing and branding, directing the social media functions, acting as spokesperson for all communications as well as writing and designing publications.

John is a thirteen-time Virginia Press Association award winner.

John received his Bachelor of Arts in English, Journalism & Communications from Averett College. John will be joining the Lab on August 4, 2014.

Please join me in welcoming John to the Lab.