As Nike’s Global Vice President of Enterprise Communications, Wilkins is responsible for leading all corporate communications for the company, including communications for the office of the CEO, Finance, Strategy, Human Resources, Corporate Reputation & Issues Management, and Global Employee Engagement. Before his current role, Wilkins was the Vice President of Communications for Nike’s North America geography, where he oversaw communications for the region. Throughout his 16-year career at Nike, Wilkins has served has held several communications positions across Nike and Jordan.
Before joining Nike, Wilkins held communications roles at a number of organizations, including the New York Knicks, where he spent nearly five seasons working in its public relations department.
A native of Flint, Michigan, Wilkins holds a Sports Management and Communications degree from the University of Michigan. He and his family reside in the greater Portland area and have actively spent time volunteering with many mentoring and community organizations. He also serves on the Advisory Board for the LaGrant Foundation and previously served as a member of the Sports Management Advisory Board for the University of Michigan.