The Office of Chief of Staff and Vice President for External Relations and Communications

The Office of Chief of Staff and Vice President for External Relations & Communications is dedicated to advancing the mission of Harford Community College—to provide high-quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities for the residents of Harford County.

Recognizing the important contributions the College makes locally, regionally, and statewide, HCC seeks to foster outstanding community relations. Six administrative offices are charged with helping impact our region and advancing both the interests of the College and its ability to serve our constituents.

Functional Units

Alumni and College Development

Leads all alumni relations and outreach, directs the HCC Foundation, and manages college fundraising to advance the mission of HCC.

Cultural Events

Presenting the finest in cultural productions in northeastern Maryland, this office manages all aspects of theatrical, artistic, and musical shows at HCC.

Institutional Grants

Assists faculty, administrators, and staff with pre- and post-award grants administration. Point-of-contact for institutional grants and grant opportunities.

Marketing and Public Relations

Award-winning college relations, marketing, publications, and media relations office. Coordinates external and internal communications.

Governmental Relations

Works with elected officials to advance the mission of the College and advocate the needs of our students.

Contact Information


Brenda Blackburn Morrison
Chief of Staff, Vice President for External Relations & Communications
Harford Community College
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, Maryland 21015

Robyn Smith
Executive Assistant
Harford Community College
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD 21015