Adjunct Professor of Communication
André B. Laird teaches the journalism practicum for Huntington University. He is a 2004 graduate of Huntington University with a B.A. in Broadcasting.
After a brief stint in broadcast news as a promotions producer at WANE-TV in Fort Wayne, Ind., André transitioned to print media as a reporter and photographer at The Huntington County TAB, a regional bi-weekly newspaper, in Huntington in 2005.
He has experience in reporting, feature article writing, copy editing as well as extensive photography experience, both professionally and as a freelancer. He has also been a public relations consultant and creative media liaison for Life Church in Huntington and Little Is Much Ministries, a non-profit organization fighting human trafficking and sexual slavery.
André’s community involvements include being a board member on McKenzie’s Hope Child Advocacy Center, committee member on the Huntington Harmony Initiative and a member of the Life Church worship team.
André has been accepted into graduate school at the University of Southern California to pursue a master's degree in the communication program.
He resides in Huntington with wife Kristie (Davidson) Laird (2005) and their two daughters, McKenzie and Madison.