Stephen Whyte - Faculty Advisor 

Stephen Whyte


With nearly 20 years of extensive domestic and international public relations experience, Stephen L. Whyte has worked in Washington, D.C., New York City and around the world with companies such as 3Com, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Singer Sewing Machines and Little Giant Ladders. Stephen’s expertise ranges from working with the top-tier TV and print media in New York City to counseling CEOs in strategic communication activities to cultivating relationships with Members of Congress.

As a nationally recognized PR thought leader and strategist, Stephen enjoys helping UVU students prepare for success in the workplace through his role as Assistant Professor and PR Program Coordinator in UVU’s Communication Department.

In addition to Stephen’s exceptional teaching in the classroom, he has taken PR students on engaged learning trips throughout the nation to meet with his professional colleagues in New York City, Boston, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Seattle and Los Angeles. He was recently recognized as the 2012 National Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) Outstanding Faculty Adviser out of 300 universities.

He and his wife, Roxane, and their five children enjoy traveling, skiing, and eating sugar cookie dough together.