Executive Vice President and Group Director
Jennifer has worked in social marketing and health communications for more than 19 years and currently heads the Washington, DC Social Marketing Practice of Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide (Ogilvy PR). She has counseled and provided communications and social marketing expertise to corporations, trade associations, and government agencies, including the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Food and Drug Administration.
Jennifer is passionate about women’s health and youth marketing and has developed national campaigns and initiatives for those audiences and more on the issues of heart disease, cancer, vaccines, and violence prevention, among others. Her work has included the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute’s The Heart Truth® women’s heart health campaign, CDC’s Choose Your Cover skin cancer prevention campaign for teens and young adults, and CDC’s Inside Knowledge: Get the Facts about Gynecologic Cancer campaign.
Jennifer was named the 2007 Washington PR Woman of the Year by Washington Women in Public Relations. She holds a master of health science degree in Behavioral Science and Health Education from Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health, and a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Lehigh University.