Joanna Massey

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Dr. Massey is an experienced C-suite communications executive and Board Director for Fortune 500 companies, startups and nonprofits. She has worked for over 25 years strategizing on global brand reputation management at companies, such as Condé Nast, Lionsgate, CBS, Viacom, Discovery and Hasbro. She has managed corporate turnaround, crisis communications, culture transformation, and multi-million-dollar P&Ls. Currently, she consults clients on communicating with millennials and Gen Z employees, consumers, investors, and press. She is the author of the upcoming book, “Culture Shock: Surviving Five Generations in One Workplace.” In addition, Dr. Massey is an adjunct professor at Columbia University, where she teaches a masters-level course in corporate communications.

As a Board Director, Dr. Massey is a member of the NACD and currently serves on the Advisory Board of 8B Education Investments, a financial startup. She also sits on the Audit and Development committees as a Board Director for the entrepreneur-focused nonprofit, The Resolution Project. In addition, she has served as a Managing Director at early-stage investment firm, Golden Seeds, and is a member of the Angel Capital Association. Dr. Massey holds four graduate degrees in both business and psychology, and she is a member of the American Psychological Association.