Shannon Felton Spence

Director of Communications + Marketing

Shannon Felton Spence (she/her) is the Director of Communications + Marketing at the Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation at Georgetown University, responsible for brand strategy, editorial development, and Beeck Center communications.

She has over a decade of experience in public affairs and communication leadership. She served as Director of Communications at Opportunity Insights, Head of Politics + Communications at the British Consulate General of New England, and on Microsoft’s Technology + Civic Engagement team. She has also taught courses in Leadership and Global Diplomacy at Emerson College.

Shannon is passionate about leveraging the modern tools we use in our daily lives to create equitable societal change and improve systems. 

Shannon has a Master’s in Public Affairs from Brown University and a degree in Organizational + Political Communications from Emerson College. She is based in Charlestown, Massachusetts.