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Megan
Jordan

Adjunct Instructor
Chief Strategic Communications Officer, Associate Vice President, Strategic Communications & Marketing, Claremont McKenna College; Center for Public Relations Board Member
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Business, Global, Health, Leadership, Management, Popular Culture
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Megan
Jordan

Adjunct Instructor
Chief Strategic Communications Officer, Associate Vice President, Strategic Communications & Marketing, Claremont McKenna College; Center for Public Relations Board Member
Academic Program Affiliation: 

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Megan Jordan is the chief strategic communications officer at Claremont McKenna College, where she leads strategic communications, marketing, and public affairs for one of the nation’s leading liberal arts colleges.

For more than 25 years, Jordan has led communications for global organizations and clients, protecting and defending leaders’ and corporate reputations. In these roles, she was responsible for defining the companies’ communications strategies, and overseeing internal and external communications, social media, content, creative teams, thought leadership, and advertising.

Jordan led corporate communications for several publicly traded corporations including Southern California Edison, Herbalife Nutrition, and PLBY Group. For more than a decade, she held executive roles with international public relations agencies MSL Group, Cohn & Wolfe, and Zeno where she directed PR rebranding campaigns, oversaw crisis communications, and launched revolutionary consumer products for clients including Nestle, Hilton, Kia, General Motors and Philips.

Jordan is a member of the Board of Advisers for USC Annenberg Center for Public Relations, where she teaches at the graduate level as an adjunct instructor. She is a member of the Arthur W. Page Society. Jordan completed her bachelor’s in public relations at USC and her master’s in mass communications at California State University, Northridge.