Associate Director

M.A. Speech Communication, Kansas State University

Ph.D. Communication, University of Minnesota. 

In her role as the Associate Director of Communication Within the Curriculum at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Weber teaches and supervises undergraduate public speaking coaches. Before coming to Philadelphia in 2006, she coached intercollegiate forensics (speech and debate) teams including a number of national champions. She has taught public speaking in college classrooms for 30 years and has focused on developing speakers in local schools through service-learning courses since 2001. Dr. Weber is Past President of the National Association of Communication Centers, an organization for the advancement of public speaking programs in higher education.