VP OF SPECIAL EVENTS
JIM RAGONESE oversees Public Relations at UT Medical Center. He’s responsible for PR strategy, media relations, internal communications, social media, and community partnerships. Jim created the medical center’s social media program, formalized internal communications, and is involved in organizational process improvement. As a reporter, anchor, and show host, he worked for numerous television and radio stations as well as newspapers in Illinois, Indiana, Georgia, and Tennessee. He also served as an account executive at Moxley Carmichael Public Relations firm. Jim’s degrees include a Master of Business Administration, a Bachelor of Arts in Communication, and an Associate of Arts in Journalism.