• Communications Strategy & Message Development
  • COMMUNITY RELATIONS
  • CONTENT & COLLATERAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Crisis Communications
  • EVENT PLANNING & SCRIPTING
  • ISSUES MANAGEMENT
  • PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT & AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS
  • Public relations
  • SPEECHWRITING
  • Strategic Planning
  • Thought Leadership/Executive Coaching
  • VIDEOSCRIPTING

Jennifer W.

Marketing & Public Relations

Education


Grinnell College - BA Political Science

University of Colorado at Boulder - MA Journalism & Mass Communications Research

Biography


Jennifer, APR, has provided strategic communications counsel to government, nonprofit, corporate and professional services clients for more than 20 years. Through multifaceted communications programs, she helps clients forge enduring relationships with priority audiences to align interests, build support and create movement.

Before joining Canopy, Jennifer served on the senior communications staff for Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company and provided executive communications counsel to senior company leaders. She also led public relations teams as vice president of MGA Communications, a regional public relations, marketing and research firm. Prior to that, she spent almost eight years in local government, serving as a spokesperson and overseeing community outreach, issues management, crisis communications and employee engagement programs.

Jennifer has won numerous national and regional awards for her work, creating programs that have been honored by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and The Holmes Report/Inside PR. While at MGA Communications, she led the development of a pro bono communications program for nonprofits that earned her firm the Denver Business Journal’s Partners in Philanthropy Small Business of the Year Award and PRSA Colorado’s 2010 PR Team of the Year Award.