• Title Professor of the Practice, Strategic Communication
  • Office 704 Comm Ave, 108C
  • Education BA, Georgetown University
    MS, Georgetown University

Fernandez joins BU after serving as Burson-Marsteller’s U.S. CEO and as chief communications officer (CCO) for five companies in the technology, health care, food, insurance and financial services sectors. His roles included leadership of marketing, government relations, investor relations and corporate social responsibility.

He is the first U.S.-born Latino to serve as the CCO of a Fortune 500 company and at age 23 he became the youngest press secretary in the history of the U.S. Senate.

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Degree Programs
MS in Public Relations