Jennifer Sikes

Chief Communications Officer

Jennifer is the Chief Communications Officer for Generation, leading the global communications and marketing functions. She has more than two decades experience in communications, advocacy, marketing, and strategy roles at a variety of nonprofit and for profit organizations. Beginning her career in consulting, she then moved into communications roles at a series of startups focused on “big data” software and services. From there she made a welcome shift to mission-driven work, working with literacy organization Jumpstart and in a number of different roles at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. She has also served as a marketing and communications consultant to small businesses.

Jennifer has a B.A. from Yale University and an M.B.A. from Tuck College of Business at Dartmouth.