Professional Summary:

  • Creative senior communications professional with seven years of experience in a nonprofit, higher education setting
  • Strategic planner with proven ability to meet deadlines and successfully launch initiatives
  • Collaborative team player adept at building strong relationships internally and externally

Select Work Experience:

  • Communications Manager for External Relations, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University (current)

    • Develop engaging, multichannel communications for a diverse audience

    • Consult with Institute and University leadership to identify strategy; provide content in support of fundraising priorities

    • Advise on executive communications to ensure consistency across channels; lead internal communications strategy for The Radcliffe Campaign

  • Special Advisor to the Dean's Office, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

    • Led executive communications, including public speeches, presentations, fundraising and campaign collateral, and content for print and web

    • Established a strategic Dean's communications calendar and a briefing system to provide the Dean with critical information for speaking engagements

    • Managed projects and strategic initiatives, oversaw deliverables for timeliness and quality control

  • Special Assistant to the Dean's Office, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

    • Developed all communications from the Dean's Office, including public speeches, presentations, fundraising and campaign collateral, and content for print and web

    • Led a strategic long-range planning process with external consultants, high-level donors and prospects, and internal constituents; produced final plan and managed distribution

    • Managed major projects identified by leadership