Gabrielle N Simpson
Marketing and Public Relations
Gabrielle Simpson Gambrell is a communications, branding, and media expert. She’s now the Vice President and Head of Marketing & Communications at Barnard College of Columbia University, after a career spanning tenures at Comcast NBCUniversal, CBS Corporation, and ABC. A celebrated speaker and authority on diversity and inclusion and career development, Gambrell is also a graduate adjunct professor at New York University, where she teaches integrated marketing, digital and social media, media relations, corporate communications and more. An honors graduate of Iona College (B.A. in Television, Video Production & Film and M.A. in Sports & Entertainment Public Relations), she received Iona’s Rising Star Award in 2018 for early-career achievements and was named to PRWeek’s 2019 Hall of Femme list of Women to Watch, as one of 28 trailblazing women who are shaping communications.