Jennifer R. Farmer, a leading professional in communications strategy, has made her mark in social justice movements for close to 12 years. Joining the national racial justice organization Advancement Project in 2012, Farmer serves as managing director for communications. In this role, Farmer manages the organizational brand; implements the strategic communications plan; serves as a strategic communications advisor and recruits and manages traditional communications and digital media staffers. Her sharp understanding of the intersection of policy, advocacy and communications has helped establish Advancement Project and partners as leading voices in the fight for a more just democracy. Additionally, she is proud to serve on the national advisory board for the National Center for State Courts’ initiative to promote racial and ethnic fairness in the courts. She is the author of the forthcoming book, A Media Marvel: Public Relations on a Budget.
Netroots Nation participation
- Netroots Nation 2016