Texas Tech University

Jo Langston Nelon

Associate Professor of Practice
Public Relations & Strategic Communication Management

Email: jo.langston.nelon@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-252-1639

Office: 506

Office Hours: MW 10 - noon, Tues 11-noon

M.A. Angelo State University

BA in journalism, TTU

Jo Langston Nelon

Classes Taught:

  • PR for Nonprofits
  • PR for Special Events
  • Healthcare Communication
  • PR Strategies



More than 30 years in healthcare marketing and public relations, Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene, Shannon Medical Center in San Angelo; Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

Leadership / awards:

  • Numerous American Advertising Federation Addys
  • Faculty Advisor for Tech PR
  • Association of Women in Communication
  • VP for Student Affairs
  • Celebration Luncheon Committee
  • Lubbock Advertising Federation
  • Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement
  • Member, Board of Advisors
  • Member, Service Learning Committee
  • Faculty Appreciation Award from Eta Omicron Nu and Phi Beta Sigma