Denise Keyes is the Senior Associate Dean of Georgetown University’s Division of Professional Communication, leading the professional master’s programs in Journalism and Public Relations and Corporate Communications. She founded the university’s graduate program in Public Relations and Corporate Communications in 2007, and has been responsible for its tremendous growth and continuing recognition within the industry. During her tenure at Georgetown she also founded and serves as executive director of the Center for Social Impact Communication (CSIC), the nation’s only academic initiative of its kind, educating and inspiring communications professionals who lead the way in creating positive social impact through their work.show more
John Trybus is the Deputy Director of the Center for Social Impact Communication (CSIC) at Georgetown University, an industry-leading resource on the role of communication in fostering social change, where he leads and manages its day-to-day operations, including research, curriculum and partnership development, outreach and communications.
John's history with CSIC and Georgetown is a long one. In addition to being an alum of the university's master's of professional studies in Public Relations and Corporate Communications program, John served as a CSIC research fellow for two years. In that role he created The Social Strategist Project, an award-winning multimedia research series that profiled 60 of the most innovative social impact thinkers and doers from organizations like Chipotle, Southwest Airlines, Acumen Fund and the MacArthur Foundation. John also served as alumni instructor in the program's signature Cause Consulting course.show more
Bridget Pooley is the Program Manager for the Center for Social Impact Communication (CSIC) at Georgetown University, where she manages executive education initiatives for the center and provides outreach and communications support.
Prior to joining the Center in 2014, Bridget was a coordinator on the Corporate Partnerships team at Share Our Strength, a national anti-childhood hunger nonprofit. In this role, Bridget developed and executed cause-marketing initiatives across a number of industries.show more