Jennifer Friedel

Consultant & Advisor

Communications, Engagement, and Program Design

Jennifer Friedel is an award-winning communications and community engagement professional with expertise that crosses a variety of sectors. 

Throughout her career, she has honed her skills with agencies, nonprofits and organizations like CBS Interactive, Hyatt, Eurail and the United Nations. Jennifer has worked in the refugee and immigration space, in addition to the military, veteran and first responders community, for several years, and sits on the Metropolitan New York Community Veterans Engagement Board. 

She holds a Master of Science in Global Affairs from New York University, with a concentration in human rights/humanitarian assistance, and a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of Maryland, College Park.


Community documentary screenings

Culturally sensitive mediation

Policy analysis

Speech writing

Briefing papers

Community mobilization


Program development

Truth-telling and truth-hearing

Collaborative publications

Community sensitization

Information dissemination

Public awareness campaigns

Workshops organization

Community dialogue

Cultural exchanges and exposure programmes


Shuttle diplomacy