Maggi Tinsley oversees communications for the Honors College; audiences include current and prospective students and families, alumni, university faculty and administrators, community supporters and donors. She also teaches a section of Honors 200, Research Writing and Rhetoric. 

Ms. Tinsley earned her B.A. in English from Duke University and holds an M.F.A. in creative writing from VCU. Previously, she held communications positions at The Valentine, the Virginia Society of the American Institute of Architects and the Visual Arts Center of Richmond; most recently she managed her consultancy, Tinsley Media. She serves on the board of Orchard House School and volunteers with ART 180.