Bridget Jennison. [PHOTO PROVIDED]
ROCKFORD — Rockford University recently hired Bridget Jennison as director of public relations and strategic communications.
Jennison is responsible for leading Rockford University’s external communications, including media relations, reputation management, marketing, social media and crisis communications.
Jennison has nearly 12 years of experience in marketing and public relations. Prior to joining Rockford University, she spent two years at Boylan Catholic High School where she led communications, public relations, brand and marketing efforts for the school. Prior to that, she was with Chicago-based public relations firm, Public Communications Inc., where she led integrated communications campaigns for clients across the healthcare, technology, nonprofit and cultural sectors. Her first experience in the field was when she served as the marketing coordinator for the Downtown Highland Park Alliance, a public-private partnership in Highland Park.
Jennison holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Marquette University. She previously served on the board of the Rockford Network of Professional Women.
For information: rockford.edu.