Communications

Christopher Hollenback is the communications director at UW-CTRI. Under his direction, the UW-CTRI Website has been ranked #1 by Google for searches with keywords “tobacco research” and “quit line.”

He has worked for organizations such as HospiceCare, American Family Insurance, the Green Bay Packers, and San Francisco 49ers. He has contributed to AARP Bulletin—the publication with the highest circulation in the nation—as well as Packers.com and ESPN The Magazine. He was the communications director for a nonprofit in San Francisco serving people with developmental disabilities, where he founded a literacy program.

He is a published novelist and screenwriter, working as the story consultant for the movie Scouts Honor: Inside A Marching Brotherhood. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin with degrees in journalism and political science.

Chris Hollenback

To schedule an interview with an expert on smoking, vaping, or how to quit, contact:

Chris Hollenback, Communications Director
608-262-3902
ch3(at)ctri.wisc.edu