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Brenda K. Foster

Vanguard Communications
Senior Vice President
Brenda K. Foster, M.P.A. has spent her public relations career chipping away at the barriers to health and happiness for people and the planet. She has more than 20 years’ experience directing strategic communications for non-profits, governments, universities and foundations. As senior vice president at Vanguard Communications, one of the nation's first cause-focused communications firms, she’s guided numerous successful national campaigns that have produced tangible results, including establishing a permanently protected national monument, changing the nation's conversation about family farm food, and increasing understanding and acceptance of mental health issues. She specializes in strategic planning, crisis management, policy support, spokesperson development, event production and evaluation. She was named a 2019 PR News Top Woman in PR for her far-reaching impact on the field of strategic communications and public relations. Brenda also is a faculty member at American University’s School of Communication.