Megan Kenna

Account Executive
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European affairs and policy analysis | Government relations | Public relations | Marketing communications | Communications capacity building | Skilled cross-media copywriter

Biography

I am a multifaceted professional in communications, EU affairs and stakeholder engagement. I’ve worked with both large international corporations and small startup clients, and am adept at adjusting to new industries. I hold experience in policy analysis, digital marketing, crisis communications, the energy sector, and advanced technologies including additive materials, SaaS, artificial intelligence, and healthcare.

My skills include working in EU affairs in addition to policy analysis for the European Policy Centre (EPC), an independent, not-for-profit think tank. I’ve published several policy papers, briefings and commentaries with a special focus on the EU’s public diplomacy on social media. Based on this work, I have drafted social media strategies and led trainings for EU officials, on effective external communication.

I have also worked as a communications advisor on several EU-funded projects, including IMPREX (IMproving PRedictions and management of hydrological EXtremes), and DOMINO a consumer-engagement game for sustainable energy.

I hold an MA from Boston University in Brussels where Istudied EU affairs from practitioners, in addition to a BA from the University of Pittsburgh where I received an award from the European Commission for her research. In my spare time, I acted as a founding Director of Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (2011-13).

https://www.linkedin.com/in/megankenna/

Languages
EN, FR

Nationality
American