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Guest Speakers

We routinely welcome professionals from the marketing communications industry to our campuses and classes to share their expertise and network with students. Some of these professionals present in classes and some serve as speakers or panelists at Medill events.

They provide great learning opportunities for students and help connect them with current changes in the industry.

Here are some of the speakers who have visited Medill recently, some of whom are Medill alumni and former or current colleagues of Medill faculty members:

  • Bradley Akubuiro, Partner, Bully Pulpit Interactive
  • Daniel Biss, Mayor of Evanston
  • Allison England, Head of Communications for U.S and Canada, GE HealthCare
  • Sean Griffey, CEO and Co-founder, Industry Dive
  • Sam RothKopf, Chief Growth Officer, C Space
  • Simran Yadav, Senior Data and AI Consultant, EY