Serena previously worked at GMMB in the Talent & Culture and Issue Communications departments, honing her skills in human resources and recruitment, communications, and earned media strategy. Serena has been a longtime tutor at DCReads, where she worked with elementary school students in Wards 7 and 8 to cultivate their language and literacy skills. She’s also worked as director of personnel at The Corp, the largest student-run 501(c)(3) non-profit in the world.
Serena graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Linguistics and Theology. She is currently pursuing an accelerated Masters of Arts degree in Language and Communications with emphases on interactional sociolinguistics, cross-cultural communications, and institutional narratives. Born in Atlanta, Serena has lived in Europe and speaks German.