Alex Downing

Firm Director

Alex Downing is the Director of Eagle Communications, American University’s student-run firm. He is a senior with a major in Public Relations and Strategic Communications and a minor in Marketing. Alex grew up just outside Pittsburgh and is a huge sports fan, frequently attending Pirates, Penguins and Steelers games as well as Nationals games while in D.C. Along with PRSSA, Alex is involved with the AU Pep Band where he plays the saxophone at volleyball and basketball games throughout the year. He is excited to lead Eagle Comm this semester and is open to any questions at!