Jennifer A Scott
Clinical Assistant Professor
Marketing and Public Relations
As Managing Director, Thought Leadership at Ogilvy, Dr. Jennifer Scott provides counsel to organizations, corporations and governments on how to engage audiences with authentic and relevant communications that are tuned to broader social, business and cultural dynamics.
Over the past 20 years, Jennifer has applied intelligence-driven communications strategy to develop corporate narratives, strengthen reputation, manage crisis response, build brands, advocate for public policy initiatives, and inspire behavior change.
Previously, Jennifer led Ogilvy’s Research & Intelligence practice, and prior to that, was General Manager of the New York office of Ogilvy PR and Global MD for Strategy & Planning at Ogilvy PR. Prior to joining Ogilvy, she was President of Edelman Intelligence.
Jennifer received her B.A. (Hons.) in Politics and Psychology from the University of KwaZulu- Natal in South Africa. A recipient of the Patrick and Margaret Flanagan Scholarship, she earned a Doctorate in Politics from the University of Oxford, England.