Charla Stevens Kucko is director of marketing and communications at the Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester. Her primary responsibilities focus on promoting the Simon School, its top-ranked programs, faculty and distinctions to an international media audience.
Previously, Kucko served as associate director of marketing and communications at Nazareth College of Rochester, where she managed media relations. Prior to that, she was director of enrollment and public relations at her alma mater, Our Lady of Mercy High School in Rochester, a private, all-girls school for students in grades 7–12. Kucko began her career at WOKR TV-13 (now 13 WHAM-TV), the ABC affiliate in Rochester, where, for five years, she was a news reporter and anchor.
Kucko earned a B.A. degree in mass communication from St. Bonaventure University.