Assistant Vice President UF/IFAS Communications

2311 Mowry Rd.
Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 392-2411

Ruth Borger currently serves as Assistant Vice President for Communications for the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences at the University of Florida. In that role she oversees the strategic public relations, communications, and marketing programs for the UF/ IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, UF/IFAS Extension and UF/IFAS Research – Florida Agricultural Experiment Station.  In addition to Florida, Dr. Borger has served in leadership communications and marketing roles over the past 40 years at higher education and nonprofit organizations in Michigan, New York, Arizona and Virginia. She holds degrees from Arizona State University, George Washington University and the University of Notre Dame.