Hayley Slusser

Communications Associate

Hayley Slusser is The Lenfest Institute’s Communications Associate, where she helps develop the Institute’s editorial content and overall communications strategy. She began her time at the Institute as a Communications Intern in September 2021. 

Prior to her current role, she served as the Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Targum, Rutgers University’s independent student newspaper. In this position, she led the paper’s digital-first transition and published an award-winning investigative series on the University’s pandemic finances. 

She graduated from Rutgers University—New Brunswick in January 2022 with a B.A. in Journalism and Media Studies and a minor in History.