Marketing & Communications Specialist
In her role as the Marketing & Communications Specialist, Cecilia Hughes manages the marketing department and Welcome Center at the Boston University School of Social Work, where she has held this position since 2011. Prior to working at BUSSW, Ms. Hughes was an account executive at Gutenberg Communications, a global, full-service strategic communications firm headquartered in New York City; a public relations associate at the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA); and a social media and public relations coordinator at Creative Concepts in Fairfield, Conn. She started her career with a number of communications roles within the public and private sectors, including charity: water, TOMS Shoes, Porter Novelli, Powell Tate and the U.S. Mission to the United Nations. Ms. Hughes completed her master’s degree at New York University in media, culture and communication, with a dual-concentration in global and transcultural studies, and interaction and social processes. She will complete her M.Ed in policy, planning and administration at Boston University in 2014.