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 David Halbrook


David Halbrook
Director of Communications

As Director of Communications, David Halbrook is responsible for planning and implementing the College's communications strategy, including advertising, publications, Internet, media relations, and internal and external messaging.

During his 25-year career in print and broadcast journalism, book publishing, and corporate and para-church communications, he has received numerous awards, including a 1991 Pulitzer Prize nomination. He has co-authored four books, including 1997's Sold Out, with Promise Keepers founder Bill McCartney, and served as Managing Editor of Promise Keepers Publications Department. Before joining Patrick Henry College in 2006, he served as East Coast Director of National News and Public Affairs, and as Executive Producer for the Beyond the News Weekend Journal, an in-depth weekly broadcast of Salem Communications, the nation's largest Christian broadcasting corporation.

Mr. Halbrook has a B.S. in Journalism from the University of Colorado and an M.A. in Christian Communications from Louisiana Baptist University.

Mr. Halbrook resides in Warrenton, Va., with his wife, Francie, and four children, Caleb, Jeremy, Ashley Joy, and Natalie Elaine.

Art Cox


Art Cox
Graphic Designer/Photographer

As Graphic Designer, Art Cox works in the Office of Communications, creating promotional materials for the college, including brochures, viewbooks, search pieces, catalogs, advertisements, and interactive audio/ visual resources. He also serves as the college Photographer and assists with web site design and maintenance.

Art joined Patrick Henry College in July of 2000 after working for CCP Bayou Printing, a commercial printshop in northwest Florida. As Senior Graphic Designer at CCP, he began as one of three employees in 1994 and helped it grow into a commercial business with a staff of 10 (including three designers), a four-color press, and a bindery department. His designs won various awards, including a local silver Addy.

A 1991 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Art holds a B.A. in Communications. He also served overseas with the United States Army from 1986 to 1988.

Art resides in Winchester, Virginia, with his wife, Mary, and their eight sons and two daughters.


Chelsea Moore
Editorial Assistant/Web Content Specialist/Social Media Coordinator

Chelsea is David Halbrook’s assistant. She operates at PHC as an internal journalist, researching and writing editorial content for the website and for promotional materials. She also facilitates the ongoing maintenance and development of the PHC website. She operates all of PHC's social media venues, which include Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, and Pinterest.

Chelsea graduated from Patrick Henry College in May 2013 with a degree in journalism. During her time at school, she served as a Resident Assistant and editor of PHC’s on-campus publication the Herald.

She currently resides in Berryville, Va., with her husband, Ryan.