Mary Ann Gallo

  • Part-time Faculty
  • Communication Studies
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  • Office Location: Davis Hall, Rm 315


Mary Ann Gallo is an adjunct faculty member for the Department of Communication Studies, where she teaches Communication Fundamentals, Public Speaking, and Public Relations Strategies since 2014. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication with a concentration in Television and Radio and a Master of Science in Corporate and Organizational Communication from Northeastern University.

Prior to teaching, Mary Ann worked as a Chyron Operator and Commercial Producer at WPRI TV Channel 12 and later as a Public Relations Specialist at the Rhode Island Department of Transportation. In addition, she has worked at radio stations and as a freelance writer for several years. She co-authored a grant with her husband and served as production coordinator for a documentary that aired on the public television network.

In addition to teaching at URI, Mary Ann teaches at other area colleges and universities in the area of English Composition.


  • M.S., Corporate and Organizational Communication, Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • B.A., Speech Communication, Northeastern University (Boston, MA)