Jen Scungio is AWEA’s Digital Communications Manager. In this role, Jen develops and oversees digital and social media strategy, content, and engagement initiatives for the organization. Jen joined AWEA in February 2020.
Prior to her time AWEA, Jen was the Director of Communications and Digital Media at the Financial Services Forum, an economic policy and advocacy trade association comprised of the eight largest banks in America. During her 10-year tenure at the Forum, she expanded the Forum’s digital media presence by establishing the organization’s social media properties and led the Forum’s rebranding and website redesign. While at the Forum, Jen worked on a variety of issues, including the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act, financial modernization in China, and trade. Prior to the Forum, Jen worked in communications at the Bank Policy Institute, with a focus on financial literacy, microfinance, and corporate social responsibility.
A native of Rhode Island, Jen holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism with honors from the University of Rhode Island. She served as managing editor of the university’s daily newspaper, The Good 5 Cent Cigar.
Jen has also volunteered on several political campaigns.